[The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man] EBOOK / PDF


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  • The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man
  • Junichirō Tanizaki
  • English
  • 06 January 2019
  • 9781400079001

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DOWNLOAD The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man 107 Junichirō Tanizaki Ò 7 DOWNLOAD READ The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man Number of stimulants from brandy to a handsome young lover in order to reach new heights of pleasure Their alternating diaries record their separate adventures but whether for themselvess or each other becomes the uestion Diary of a Ma. The usual Tanizaki bag of tricks unreliable bumbling narrators with unusual fetishes obsessing over women who play them for fools told through a diary frame The Key has the advantage of being told by two unreliable narrators on opposite ends of the relationship something similar to what he did in A Man A Cat and Two Women but loses something by having a coda that explains everything ambiguous all the tensions that were deliciously implied The Mad Old Man only has half the ambiguity yet benefits from its clinical objectivity at the end Companion pieces yes and not without their charms but never uite as tense and nervy as some of Tanizaki s earlier work one gets the sense of having read this before just with different names and without the bittersweet tragic implications of Some Prefer Nettles The Relic Guild in order to reach new heights of pleasure Their alternating diaries record their separate adventures but whether for themselvess or each other becomes the uestion Diary of a Ma. The usual Tanizaki bag of tricks unreliable bumbling narrators with unusual fetishes obsessing over women who play them for fools told through a diary frame The Key has the advantage of being told by two unreliable narrators on opposite ends of the relationship something similar to what he did Bekenntnisse des Hochstaplers Felix Krull in A Man A Cat and Two Women but loses something by having a coda that explains everything ambiguous all the tensions that were deliciously Tyskungen implied The Mad Old Man only has half the ambiguity yet benefits from Keeper its clinical objectivity at the end Companion pieces yes and not without their charms but never uite as tense and nervy as some of Tanizaki s earlier work one gets the sense of having read this before just with different names and without the bittersweet tragic Reise in das Herz des Feindes Ein Iraker in Israel implications of Some Prefer Nettles

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DOWNLOAD The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man 107 Junichirō Tanizaki Ò 7 DOWNLOAD READ The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man D Old Man records with alternating humor and sadness seventy seven year old Utsugi’s discovery that even his stroke ravaged body still contains a raging libido especially in the unwitting presence of his chic mysterious daughter in l. Most of us read novels most intensely at two stages of life First in early adolescence when one lives with one s nose in a book Secondly late in life when one has time to get round to the books one has always promised oneself to read With reference to sunset reading much interesting fiction nowadays seems directed to the uestion how to live old I am struck in bookshops by racks newly erected in the last decade offering teen fiction If walk in bookshops survive not a certainty I shall expect soon to see racks spring up labelled old guys novels Prominent among such fiction s themes is how should the old male old devils as Kingsley Amis called them deal with their inconvenient sexual desire Amis gives one English answer Philip Roth another American answer see THE DYING ANIMAL Tanizaki offers a third distinctively Japanese answer The Diary of a Mad Old Man is a fascinating mid to late life read It was published when the author was seventy five three years before his death and already inexorably on the way there The Mad Old Man of the title Mr Utsugi a couple of years older than his author keeps a diary in which he records his very private thoughtsHe lives prosperously in 1950s Tokyo a rebuilt city he loathes in a house which he shares with his wife who is never named and does not much matter His son Jokichi is a busy businessman rarely at home His daughter in law Satsuko is a former cabaret performer The marriage was not initially pleasing to the Utsugi family The young couple have an eight year old son whose occasional intrusions infuriate his grandfather The diary records visits to the Kabuki theatre afternoons in a tea house evening meals I have been hungry for eel recently he particularly relishes the viscera The diary records in meticulous detail his ailments due to a growing debility neuralgia he can now barely walk to his pavilion with his snakewood stick and he reuires a night nurse whose very occasional nights off provoke intense irritation He is a prescription drug addict he knows about pharmaceuticals one of his doctors observes than any intern He is physically decayed and brutally honest with himself on the subjectI know very well that I am an ugly wrinkled old man When I look in the mirror at bedtime after taking out my false teeth the face I see is really weird not even monkeys have such hideous facesHe is wholly impotent but sexually alive it is the only thing in him in fact which is not dyingI haven t the slightest desire to cling to life yet as long as I live I cannot help feeling attracted to the opposite sex I can enjoy sexual stimulation in all kinds of distorted indirect ways At present I am living for that pleasureHis desire obsessional in its intensity is directed at his flighty daughter in law who lives for American movies and good times But she has beautiful feet Utsugi s fetish necks he also rather likes Seeing her advantage Satsuko cunningly teases her father allowing him to dry her feet after a shower For a cat s eye ring costing a cool three million yen around 40000 dollars in current value she intimates he may have even exciting privileges He stumps up and she allows him some heavy petting His systolic blood pressure count soars to 240The second half of the diary recounts a visit to Kyoto an unspoiled city Utsugi loves to arrange his tombstone and final resting place He intends to have casts of Satsuko s feet anonymously carved into the stone which will accompany him through eternity The Totentanz comes to its inevitable climax and Mr Utsugi has a second stroke The novel tails off with bleak medical reports on his near vegetative condition The story is wonderfully whittled down to an obsession what Hardy echoing Dido called veteris vestigia flammae the last flames There is not a single mention of the Second World War in the novel Daddys Invisible Condom in the unwitting presence of his chic mysterious daughter Moby Dickhead in l. 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    [The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man] EBOOK / PDF The Key is perhaps the ideal point of entry to the world of Tanizaki; the perfect encapsulation of his themes and style Employing a twin diar

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    [The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man] EBOOK / PDF The usual Tanizaki bag of tricks—unreliable bumbling narrators with unusual fetishes obsessing over women who play them for fools—told through a diary frame The Key has the advantage of being told by two unreliable narrators on opposite ends of the relationship—something similar to what he did in A Man A Cat and Two Women—but loses something by having a coda that explains everything ambiguous all the tensions th

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    [The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man] EBOOK / PDF REVIEW Ë eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ò Junichirō Tanizaki READ The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man It makes sense that the publisher put these two novels together Both are written in diary format though The Key has dueling writers Both articulate sexual deviant thoughts and fantasies of an old Japanese man with a proclivity toward foot fetishIn The Key a 50 something husband and his 40 something wife are both

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    REVIEW Ë eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ò Junichirō Tanizaki Junichirō Tanizaki Ò 7 DOWNLOAD READ The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man Tanizaki is absolutely mesmerizing Every time I read one of his novels I walk away feeling as though I have been bewitched by his work These works were no different This book is definitely worth a look It will most assuredly change your outlook on getting olderThe Key This story of a married couple documenting their intimacy in their own diaries was amazing While the couple wrote their own feelings down they never actual

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    REVIEW Ë eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ò Junichirō Tanizaki Junichirō Tanizaki Ò 7 DOWNLOAD READ The Key Diary of a Mad Old Man 25 stars Personally i prefer the key over the diary of a mad old man For me it is interesting to read on the key as it plays on the dynamics of a married couple and it is twistedly heartwarming to see a married man trying to ignite passion in a very unconventional way The diary of a mad old man on the other hand is plain p

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