The Woman in the Dunes Summary
Kobo Abe

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The Woman in the Dunes Summary

Kobo Abe was one of Japan’s most famous novelists of the 20th century, winning a number of awards and prizes both nationally and internationally. Following the publication of The Woman in the Dunes in 1962, he received international attention and praise, and his works were widely translated and published. Besides telling the harrowing tale of a man forced to live in a sand hole in an isolated village, his novel...

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