Shimei Futabatei





Shimei Futabatei

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born
in Tokyo, Japan
February 28, 1864

died
May 10, 1909

gender
male

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Futabatei Shimei (二葉亭 四迷) was a Japanese author, translator, and literary critic. Born Hasegawa Tatsunosuke (長谷川 辰之助) in Edo (now Tokyo), Futabatei's works are in the realist style popular in the mid- to late-19th century. His work Ukigumo (Floating Clouds, 1887) is widely hailed as Japan's first modern novel.


Average rating: 3.44 · 52 ratings · 8 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
Japan's First Modern Novel,...
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 1887 — 6 editions
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An adopted husband
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Mediocrità
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Všednost
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Dva z Tókja
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Yuigonjo izoku zengosaku
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Shosetsu soron
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Yo ga genbun itchi no yurai
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Yo ga hansei no zange
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Watashi wa kaigiha da
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