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La Bailarina - Mori, Ogai, and Ogihara, Yoko (Translated by), and Cordobes, Fernando (Translated by)
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A beautiful allegory about love and self-sacrifice, this novel is one of the most delicate works by Mori Ogai, one of the most important authors of the Meiji era in Japan. Inspired by the author s trip to Germany, the story tells of the unlikely relationship between Toyotaro Ota, a young Japanese student, and a poor, beautiful German ballerina who seduces and utterly captivateshim. Toyotaro must choose between his education and career and the violent love he feels for the dancer. This true classic of Japanese literature ...

La Bailarina 2012, Editorial Impedimenta

ISBN-13: 9788415130154


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