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temple of the golden pavillion

by Yukio Mishima

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Published by Perigree in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated [from the Japanese] by Ivan Morris ; introduction by Nancy Wilson Ross ; drawings by Fumi Komatsu.
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LC ClassificationsPL833.I7
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21372308M
ISBN 100399504885

Get this from a library! The temple of the golden pavilion. [Yukio Mishima] -- Mizoguchi, an acolyte at a Buddhist temple in Kyoto who also suffers from a childhood stutter, struggles to overcome his obsession with the beauty of the Golden Temple.   The torching in of Kyoto’s majestic Temple of the Golden Pavilion remains one of the world’s most discussed cases of arson — not least because the act was perpetrated by an acolyte of.

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‘The Temple of the Golden Pavilion’, is one of the most known books of Yukio Mishima. It presents a dark vision, and is a purely beautiful and utterly disturbing novel. It shows beauty and destruction, dedication and cruelty, sacrifice and betrayal; all Cited by: Yukio Mishima's The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a meditation on the relationship between words and action, beauty and ugliness, and Being and nothingness.

In this book, which is one of Mishima's best novels, these themes are treated with considerable patience and depth, giving readers great insight into the philosophical issues that 4/5. Brief Summary of Book: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima Here is a quick description and cover image of book The Temple of the Golden Pavilion written by Yukio Mishima which was published in –.

About The Temple of the Golden Pavilion. In The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, celebrated Japanese novelist Yukio Mishima creates a haunting portrait of a young man’s obsession with idealized beauty and his destructive quest to possess it fully.

Mizoguchi, an ostracized stutterer, develops a childhood fascination with Kyoto’s famous Golden Temple.

‘The Temple of the Golden Pavilion’, is one of the most known books of Yukio Mishima. It presents a dark vision, and is a purely beautiful and utterly disturbing novel. It shows beauty and destruction, dedication and cruelty, sacrifice and betrayal; all /5(63). The Temple of the Golden Pavilion reflects Mishima's preoccupations with beauty and death in a clear and unmistakable manner.

It is also an excellent example of a theme that frequently arises in Mishima's work: the resentment of the object of desire.3/5(12). Book Review: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima By JESSICA SCHNEIDER, Updated pm PDT, Tuesday, Ap   Several films have been made from his novels, including The Sound of Waves, Enjo which was based on The Temple of the Golden Pavilion and The Sailor Who Fell From Grace with the Sea.

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.3/5(12). ‘The Temple of the Golden Pavilion’, is one of the most known books of Yukio Mishima.

It presents a dark vision, and is a purely beautiful and utterly disturbing novel. It shows beauty and destruction, dedication and cruelty, sacrifice and betrayal; all /5(76). Yukio Mishima's novel Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a fictitious work written within a few years of this tragic event that describes a young boy's obsession with the pavilion.

Golden Pavilion. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion的书评 (全部 条) 热门 / 最新 / 好友 亚比煞 上海译文出版社版. For us boys, war was a dreamlike sort of experience lacking any real substance, something like an isolation ward in which one is cut off from the meaning of life.” ”The Temple of the Golden Pavillion” is many things, but above all I was surprised how deeply and, as becomes Mishima, succinctly it described the war, not through presence but.

: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion () by Yukio Mishima and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(K). Yukio Mishima was born in Tokyo, Japan, in One of Japan’s most acclaimed and well-known authors of the 20th century, his works include The Sailor who Fell from Grace with the Sea, The Sound of Waves, and the Sea of Fertility tetralogy (Spring Snow, Runaway Horses, The Temple of Dawn, and The Decay of the Angel).He died in Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a book that stayed with me since I first read it, and in particular certain lines by Mizoguchi and Kashiwagi, two of the principal characters, are often so perfect in describing the events of life that I am again filled with admiration for Mishima's incredible philospohical and literary skills.

The thing Cited by:   The Temple of the Golden Pavilion (Book): Mishima, Yukio: In The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, celebrated Japanese novelist Yukio Mishima creates a haunting portrait of a young man's obsession with idealized beauty and his destructive quest to possess it fully.

Mizoguchi, an ostracized stutterer, develops a childhood fascination with Kyoto's famous Golden Temple. The pavilion, dating from beforewas a national monument that had been spared destruction many times throughout history, and the arson shocked Japan.

The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a novel by the Japanese author Yukio Mishima. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima is a story inspired by real-life events. It focuses on the life of Mizoguchi, who is also the narrator.

Mizoguchi has always lived an isolated. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is the fourth book to be published in America by Yukio Mishima-the most famous, gifted, and prolific young Japanese writer-who, at thirty-two, already has some fifty volumes of work—novels, stories, essays, poetry—to his credit in his own country.

The son of a poor rural priest becomes an acolyte at the Temple of the Golden Pavilion. Mizoguchi had built up an image of ideal beauty in his mind based on this Golden Pavilion; this ideal image causes him to feel disappointed in any supposed form of beauty, even the actual physical Golden Pavilion.

Item # MISHIMA, Yukio. THE TEMPLE OF THE GOLDEN PAVILION. Translated by Ivan Morris. Introduction by Nancy Wilson Ross.

Drawings by Fumi Komatsu. London: Secker & Warburg, First British edition. 8vo., navy cloth, silver gilt title to spine. Clean and crisp. Dust jacket with some shelf-wear to perimeters, small chip and crease to front : Yukio MISHIMA.The Temple of the Golden Pavilion: Read from April 08 to 18, Ap Mishima, Yukio, Reviews, Temple of the Golden Pavilion, The Slowlander This novel introduces a disturbing paradox: there are many people in this world who, at the very least deserve our empathy yet to actually understand them would actually cause us despise them.This is Mishima's third book to be published in the United States, making him the best- represented Japanese novelist here, although he is only His earlier works were all of great interest, but "The Temple of the Golden Pavilion" establishes Mishima's claim as .