The story of the doomed love affair of a wealthy sophisticate, Shimamura, and the geisha Komako, at a mountain hotspring resort in western Japan, one of the snowiest regions on earth.
©1984 Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (P)2010 Audible, Inc.
College English professor who loves classic literature, psychology, neurology and hates pop trash like Twilight and Fifty Shades of Grey.
of a woman socially beneath the love she desires, a fragile girl, and a man not quite capable of truly loving either of them.
"Didn't finish it"
I bought this after I heard good reviews on BBC Radio 4's " A good read" . I was disappointed. It was very slow-moving and too descriptive for me.
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