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Here is the ritualism of Tokyo where lovers ponder the intangible reflections of themselves, 'reflections of nothing but appearances, in a city dedicated to seeming', and 'the velvet nights spaked with menace' of a wasted London, poised on the brink of destruction. In these extraordinary tales Angela Carter pinpoints the symbolism of the city streets and weaves allegories around forests and jungles of strange and erotic landscapes of the imagination.

'Fizzing with allegory, symbolism and surprises' - The Times

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Territories: BC ex. CA: Chatto and Windus US ex. Ca: Penguin Putnam Inc French: Christian Bourgois Spanish: Minotauro
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