Skillfully and subtly, Tanizaki brushes in a delicate picture of a gentle world that no longer exists.

San Francisco Chronicle

A major discovery: Tanizaki’s wonderful final novel—now in English

The Maids

Fiction by Junichiro Tanizaki

Translated from the Japanese by Michael P. Cronin

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Clothbound (published April 25, 2017)

ISBN
9780811224925
Price US
22.95
Price CN
30.95
Trim Size
5 x 8
Page Count
224

Junichiro Tanizaki

Japanese writer

Skillfully and subtly, Tanizaki brushes in a delicate picture of a gentle world that no longer exists.

San Francisco Chronicle

Tanizaki is a very brilliant novelist.

—Haruki Murakami