Fiction Yukio Mishima Forbidden Colours

ISBN 13: 9780140033144

Forbidden Colours

3.91 avg rating
( 2,017 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780140033144: Forbidden Colours

Written when Mishima was only twentysix, "Forbidden Colors" is a depiction of a male homosexual relationship, in which a rich older man buys the love of a young man who is stunningly handsome but who lacks the ability to love. As in "Mann's Death in Venice", the older man's longing for the beauty of youth is associated with aestheticism and death.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Yukio Mishima (1925-1970) is considered by many critics as the most important Japanese novelist of the 20th century. Mishima's works include 40 novels, poetry, essays, and modern Kabuki and Noh dramas. He was three times nominated for the Nobel Prize for literature. Among his masterpieces is The Temple of the Golden Pavilion (1956). The tetralogy The Sea of Fertility (1965-70) is regarded by many as Mishima's most lasting achievement.

Language Notes:

Text: English, Japanese (translation)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Mishima, Yukio
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1971)
ISBN 10: 0140033149 ISBN 13: 9780140033144
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110140033149

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
44.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 15.15
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Yukio Mishima, A.H. Marks (Translator)
Published by Penguin Books Ltd (1971)
ISBN 10: 0140033149 ISBN 13: 9780140033144
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1971. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140033149

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
82.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.82
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Mishima, Yukio
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0140033149 ISBN 13: 9780140033144
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140033149 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0140033149

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
121.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 18.91
From U.S.A. to United Kingdom
Destination, Rates & Speeds