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The setting sun.

Osamu Dazai

The setting sun.

by Osamu Dazai

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Published by New Directions in [New York] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Donald Keene.
SeriesNew Directions paperback -- NDP 258
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21962915M

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