The Makioka Sisters Summary
Jun'ichirō Tanizaki

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The Makioka Sisters Summary

The Makioka Sisters is the story of four sisters in a wealthy Japanese merchant family that is in declining fortune in the years leading up to World War II. The novel focuses on the viewpoint of Sachiko, the second oldest sister, who with her husband Teinosuke play an increasingly important role in the family's affairs as the oldest sister Tsuruko and her husband, Tatsuo the head of the "main house" of the family...

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