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Inheritance from mother

Minae Mizumura

Inheritance from mother

a novel

by Minae Mizumura

  • 287 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-realization,
  • Women college teachers,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Middle-aged women,
  • Marriage,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMinae Mizumura ; translated from the Japanese by Juliet Winters Carpenter
    ContributionsCarpenter, Juliet Winters, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL856.I948 H3413 2017
    The Physical Object
    Pagination446 pages
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27234922M
    ISBN 101590517822
    ISBN 109781590517826
    LC Control Number2016034277
    OCLC/WorldCa989915323, 956623638

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    Inheritance From Mother A Novel (Book): Mizumura, Minae: "Mitsuki Katsura, a Japanese woman in her mid-fifties, is a French language instructor at a private university in Tokyo. Her husband, whom she met in Paris, where he ardently wooed her, is a professor at a different private university. He is having an affair with a much younger ://   Inheritance from Mother not only offers insight into a complex and paradoxical culture, but is also a profound work about mothers and daughters, marriage, old age, and the resilience of women. About the Author. —New York Times Book Review


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