Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1993, ISBN:0679420576:
Seller ID: 110195
MURAKAMI, Haruki. The Elephant Vanishes : Stories. Translated from the Japanese by Alfred Birnbaum and Jay Rubin. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. First American Edition. Pp. (11),-327,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine withb white paper-covered boards, silver lettering to front board and spine. A collection of 17 stories written between 1980 and 1991 by the renowned Japaneseauthor. "When his novel A Wild Sheep Chase was published in 1989, Haruki M urakami was hailed in The New York Times as "a mythmaker for the millennium, a wiseacre wise man." With Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End... View More...
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1997, ISBN:0679446699:
Seller ID: 69173
MURAKAMI, Haruki. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. Translated from the Japanese by Jay Rubin. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. First US Printing. Pp. (10),-611,(3). 8vo, blue paper covered boards with white decoration and lettering to front and spine. A first American edition of a novel by the prominent Japanese novelist, one of the leading figures in contemporary magical realism.Light wear to spine ends and corners, else vg in lightly nicked dust jacke t. 200.00 View More...
Knopf, New York, 2002, ISBN:0375413901:
Seller ID: 108634
MURAKAMI, Haruki. After the Quake. Stories. Translated from the Japanese byJay Rubin. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002. First US Printing. Pp. (12),[3 ]-181,(1). Small 8vo, red cloth boards with black paper covered spine, yellow lettering to spine. "In 1995, the physical and social landscape of Japanwas transformed by two events: the Kobe earthquake, in January, which dest royed thousands of lives, and the poison-gas attacks in the Tokyo subways in March, during the morning rush hour. Following these twin disasters, Haruki Murakami abandoned his life abroad and returned home to confront his... View More...