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Thirst for love.

Yukio Mishima

Thirst for love.

by Yukio Mishima

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Widows -- Fiction.,
    • Japan -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Ai no kawaki.

      StatementTranslated from the Japanese by Alfred H. Marks. Introd. by Donald Keene.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.M6878 Th, PL833.I7 Th
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 200 p.;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5298678M
      LC Control Number72079348

      If desire itself is taken as the main character, it works magnificently. The book is an excoriating study of the insatiability of desire. Mishima dissects our 'thirst for love' through his characters experience of; exploitation, abandonment, sublimation, avoidance, humiliation, infidelity as well as Etsuko's dark response/5(8). Summary 'Thirst for Love (愛の渇き, Ai No Kawaki)' is a novel and Mishima's 4th long is one of the few Mishima's novels that a protagonist is a woman. Pre-Production. An idea for the novel came from a short story that Mishima heard from his relative.

      Koreyoshi Kurahara adapted a novel by Yukio Mishima for Thirst for Love (Ai no kawaki), a tense psychological drama about a young woman who is widowed after marrying into a wealthy family, and becomes sexually involved with her father-in-law, while harboring a destructive obsession with the family gardener. Kurahara’s atmospheric style is a perfect match for Mishima’s /5(). Books. Classics & Literary Fiction. Click photo to enlarge. Your Price $ Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist. THIRST FOR LOVE. Yukio Mishima. Novel. After the early death of her philandering husband, Etsuko moves into her father in law's house where she submits to the old man's advances. Soon she finds herself in love with the young servant Saburo.

      Read online free book Thirst For Love. A pair of woollen socks! The solitary blue- brown image lingered in my.   Satiating Jesus’ thirst for love and for souls in union with Mary, the Mother of Jesus, had become the sole aim of Mother Teresa’s existence and the inner force that drew her out of herself and made her “run in haste” across the globe to labor for the salvation and the sanctification of the poorest of the poor.


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If desire itself is taken as the main character, it works magnificently. The book is an excoriating study of the insatiability of desire. Mishima dissects our 'thirst for love' through his characters experience of; exploitation, abandonment, sublimation, avoidance, humiliation, infidelity as well as Etsuko's dark by: 6.

Thirst for Love is a powerful psychological narrative and, sadly, a technically flawed book. The choices and overall execution by the author destroy what could have been a /5. Thirst for Love on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(8). A Thirst for Love takes an unflinching look at the reasons why relationships do and don't work.

By courageously exposing the scars from past relationships, the author examines his life and offers advice and cautionary tales. Thirst For Love () About book: A pair of woollen socks. The solitary blue- brown image lingered in my pathetic thoughts, weeks after I had closed down the book.

Verses had angrily left me, words refused to find a refuge within my wits and leisurely Mishima’s manuscript had melted into an obscure viscosity leaving behind only the recurring images of a mystified Etsuko and. This counter-word, love, at first glance so convenient, had brought an excess of meanings into the life he had been leading with so little reflection.

It promised, furthermore, to impose unnecessary structuring on the life he would live in the future.4/5(32). Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mishima, Yukio, Thirst for love. New York, Thirst for love. book [] (OCoLC) Material Type. Among his other works are the novels Confessions of a Mask and Thirst for Love and the short story collections Death in Midsummer and Acts of Worship.

The Sea of Fertility tetralogy, however, is his masterpiece. After Mishima conceived the idea of The Sea of Fertility /5(K). Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: In this masterpiece of the sexual Gothic, Yukio Mishima creates a portrait ofobsessive love and corrosive jealousy among a young widow, her father-in-law, and a domestic servant.

Thirst for Love Summary In spite of the fact that Mishima associated with Japan's wealthy and titled people, particularly when he was a student, he seems to have held them in contempt. His presentation of the old man in this book — a company president now retired as a farmer — shines with that contempt.

In the end, Thirst is about what matters most. Love.” – Brené Brown, Ph.D., #1 New York Times bestselling author of Braving the Wilderness “Scott Harrison's Thirst is a hope-filled book about finding your purpose in life and pursuing it against all odds.

From the many unbelievable stories Harrison shares from the field, to the moments. Thirst For Love () About book: A pair of woollen socks. The solitary blue- brown image lingered in my pathetic thoughts, weeks after I had closed down the book.

Thirst for Love (Book): Mishima, Yukio: Sexual torment, jealousy, and impossible-to-resolve longing, Mishima's Thirst for Love is a portrait of the corrosive power of frustrated desire. The protaganist is Etsuko, a young widow whose philandering husband died horribly from typhoid.

After moving into the house of her father-in-law, her misery deepens as she numbly submits to. Overview Sexual torment, jealousy, and impossible-to-resolve longing, Mishima's Thirst for Love is a portrait of the corrosive power of frustrated desire.

The protaganist is Etsuko, a young widow whose philandering husband died horribly from typhoid.4/4(2). About Thirst for Love. Sexual torment, jealousy, and impossible-to-resolve longing, Mishima’s Thirst for Love is a portrait of the corrosive power of frustrated desire.

The protaganist is Etsuko, a young widow whose philandering husband died horribly from typhoid. - Buy Thirst for Love (Vintage Classics) book online at best prices in India on Read Thirst for Love (Vintage Classics) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(7).

Thirst for love, p.2 Thirst for Love, p.2 He seemed flustered when he looked up and saw his daughter-in-law. Etsuko realized that the red, leather-backed book he had been reading was her diary. “I’m home,” she said, in a clear, cheerful voice.

4/5(32). Book Overview Sexual torment, jealousy, and impossible-to-resolve longing, Mishima's Thirst for Love is a portrait of the corrosive power of frustrated desire. The protaganist is Etsuko, a young widow whose philandering husband died horribly from typhoid/5(5). Preview of Thirst for Love Summary: In spite of the fact that Mishima associated with Japan's wealthy and titled people, particularly when he was a student, he seems to have held them in contempt.

His presentation of the old man in this book — a company president now retired as a farmer — shines with that contempt. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Ai no kawaki by Yukio Mishima,Perigee Books edition, in English Thirst for love ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 6. Thirst for Love by Yukio Mishima,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook.A Thirst for Love takes an unflinching look at the reasons why relationships do and don't work.

By courageously exposing the scars from past relationships, the author examines his life and offers advice and cautionary tales. It is rare that someone's short-comings are placed under such a glaring light, but the author has willingly exposed his flaws in order to help others who may Pages: Mishima's only female protagonist comes alive with startling clarity.

Thirst for Love is one of the quieter, less twisted, of his early novels that I've read, though it is still very dark and uncompromising.

There's still lots of forbidden love and murder/5(7).