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Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids

Oe, Kenzaburo

Published by Marion Boyars 1958/95, 1958
ISBN 10: 0714529974 / ISBN 13: 9780714529974
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Title: Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids

Publisher: Marion Boyars 1958/95

Publication Date: 1958

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition.


Hardback Fiction 1st. Ed. Uk Remainder Fine/Fine; 40705. Bookseller Inventory # 40705

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Synopsis: The first novel by Japan's most celebrated living writer, Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids recounts the exploits of fifteen teenage reformatory boys evacuated to a remote mountain village in wartime.When plague breaks out, their host abandon them and flee. However, the boys's brief, doomed attempt to build autonomous lives of self-respect, love and tribal valour inevitably fail in the reflux of death and the adult nightmare of war.

Product Description: A novel by the Nobel Prize-winning Japanese author recounts the story of fifteen reform school boys evacuated to a remote mountain village in wartime and their doomed attempt to build lives of self-respect, love, and valor. IP.

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