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masks of society

John F. A. Taylor

masks of society

an inquiry into the covenants of civilization.

by John F. A. Taylor

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Century philosophy series
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 273p. ;
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20175349M

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'Clear and powerful' (Kirkus), Masks is perhaps Fumiko Enchi's finest work and her first to be translated into English. In this stunning and subtle novel about seduction and infidelity in latter-day Japan and about the destructive force of feminine jealousy and resentment, Mieko Togano, a handsome and cultivated woman in her 50s, manipulates--for her own bizarre purposes--the relationship 4/5(33).

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