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Publisher: Madison, WI, Univ Of Wisconsin Press: 2006
Edition: First Edition; 2nd Printing
Seller ID: 11332
Condition: New in New dust jacket; White cloth hardcover with black titles; clean pages; tight binding.
"A complex and lyrical story about love and betrayal, war and responsibility, humane and gererous acts in an inhumane world, the contrast between the East and the West...." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 316 pages View more info
Publisher: New York, NY, Dial Press: 2007
Edition: First Edition Thus; 1st Printing
Seller ID: 13093
Condition: New; Pictorial paperback; clean pages; tight binding.
Bottles of homemade plum wine link two worlds, two eras, and two lives through the eyes of Barbara Jefferson, a young American teaching at a Tokyo university. When her surrogate mother, Michi, dies, Barbara inherits an extraordinary gift: a tansu filled with bottles of homemade plum wine wrapped in sheets of rice paper covered in elegant calligraphy, one bottle for each of the last twenty years of Michi's life. ; Trade PB; 8.20 X 5.20 X 0.80 inches; 336 pages View more info