Because of the boyhood trauma of seeing his mother make love to another man in the presence of his dying father, Mizoguchi becomes a hopeless stutterer. Taunted by his schoolmates, he feels utterly alone untill he becomes an acolyte at a famous temple in Kyoto, where he develops an all-consuming obsession with the temple's beauty.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 01 May 2001
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 256
- ISBN : 9780099285670