The Tattooer
by Jun'ichiro Tanizaki


Overview - The Tattooer is the first publish work by Junichiro Tanizaki, one of the major authors in the modern Japanese tradition. In the story, a tattoo artist inscribes a giant spider on the body of a beautiful young woman. Afterwards, the woman's beauty takes on a demonic, compelling power, in which eroticism is combined with sado-masochism.  Read more...

 
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Overview
The Tattooer is the first publish work by Junichiro Tanizaki, one of the major authors in the modern Japanese tradition. In the story, a tattoo artist inscribes a giant spider on the body of a beautiful young woman. Afterwards, the woman's beauty takes on a demonic, compelling power, in which eroticism is combined with sado-masochism. The story foreshadows many of the archetypes which reappear in many of Tanizaki's later works.


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  • ISBN-13: 9781784351267
  • ISBN-10: 1784351261
  • Publisher: Jiahu Books
  • Publish Date: February 2015
  • Page Count: 116
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.28 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.34 pounds


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