Mishima, Yukio and Bownas, Geoffrey, edited by NEW WRITING IN JAPAN
(Middlesex, England): Penguin Books, (1972). 0140034269 / 9780140034264 First edition, first printing: a paperback original. Mass market paperback. Pages uniformly tanned, a hint of wear to the covers, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps, with detail of ''Ama-no-Hashidate'' by Kawabata Ryuhsi.
Scarce anthology of poetry and short stories by eighteen Japanese writers, including Mishima, Kobo Abe, Oe Kenzaburo, Yoshioka Minoru, Anzai Hitoshi, Tamura Ryuichi, more. 249 pages, including capsule biographies of the writers.