Title LADY OF BEAUTY
Book Condition Mild rubbing to the shelf extremities, else near fine in textured green boards with burgundy titles to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with a few very tiny edge-tears and slight sunning to the spine panel.
Edition First U.S. edition. Translated from the French by Katherine Woods.
Publisher New York: The John Day Company, (1954).
Seller ID 37013.00
Introduced by Pearl S. Buck who states that Yamata is "Japanese in soul." The Japanese diplomat's daughter paints a picture of domestic life in Japan during World War II, with atmospheric details of social customs.
Japanese Literature. French Literature. World War II Fiction.