Books by Publication Date

(Books are ordered alphabetically by original publication date)


11th-century

1008 – 1010

  • The Diary of Lady Murasaki, by Murasaki Shikibu, tr. Richard Bowring, 2005 (紫式部日記 –Murasaki Shikibu Nikki, 1008-1010)
  • The Tale of Genji ((源氏物語 Genji monogatari), translated by (I) Arthur Waley (Tuttle Publishing, 2010, 1155 p.); (II) Edward G. Seidensticker (Alfred A. Knopf, 1993, 1224 p.); (III) Royall Tyler (Penguin Classics, 2002, 1216 p.); (IV) Dennis Washburn’s (W. W. Norton & Company, 2015, 1360 p.);

17th-century books

1681 – 1693

  • Sor Juana Ines de La Cruz: Selected Works, Juana Inés de la Cruz, tr. Edith Grossman , 2015 (Ballads 1-2, 24, 44, Redondillas 87, 91 – 92, Epigrams 93 – 97, Decimas 102-103, 106-107, 109, 125, Sonnets 145-149, 152, 164-165, 173, 177, 179, 186-189, 205, El divino Narciso – 1688,  Respuesta a Sor Filotea de la Cruz – 1691, Primero sueño – 1692)

19th-century books

1818


20th-century books

1910s

1914

  • Kokoro, by Natsume Soseki, tr. Meredith McKinney, 2010 (こころ – Kokoro, 1914)

1917 – 1982

1920s

1920

  • Fear, by Stefan Zweig, translated by Anthea Bell, 2010 (Angst, 1920)

1920 – 1933

1922

1924

  • Naomi, by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki, tr. Anthony H. Chambers, 2001 (痴人の愛 – Chijin no Ai, lit. A Fool’s Love, 1924)

1927

1927-1983

1928

1930s

1930

1931

  • Gilgi, by Irmgard Keun, tr. Geoff Wilkes, 2013 (Gilgi, eine von uns, 1931)

1933

1936

1938

  • The Death of the Heart, by Elizabeth Bowen (1938)
  • Manja, by Anna Gmeyner, tr. Kate Phillips, Persephone Books, 2003 (Manja: Ein Roman um 5 Kinder, 1938)
  • Rebecca, by Daphne du Maurier (1938)

1940s

1940 – 1977

1944

1946

1947

1948

1949

1950s

1950

1951

1954

1955

1956

1957

1960s

1961

1962

1963-1988

1964

  • Beauty and Sadness, by Yasunari Kawabata, transl. by Howard Hibbett, 1996 (美しさと哀しみと – Utsukushisa to Kanashimi to, 1964)

1970s

1972

  • Harriet Said…, by Beryl Bainbridge (written in 1958 and published in1972)

1974

1977

1980s

1980

1981

1982

1984

1987

  • The Door, by Magda Szabo, tr. Len Rix, 2005 (Az ajtó, 1987)

1990s

1994

1999


21st-century

2000s

2000

  • The Visitor, by Maeve Brennan (2000, originally written in the 1940’s)

2001

  • Symphony in White, by Adriana Lisboa, tr. Sarah Green, 2010 (Sinfonia em branco, 2001)

2002

  • Das blaue Kleid, by Doris Dörrie, not translated yet (“The blue dress”, 2002)

2003

2004

2007

  • The House in Smyrna, by Tatiana Salem Levy, tr. Alison Entrekin ( Scribe, 2015, 160 p. Original title: A chave de casa, 2007)
  • Hut of Fallen Persimmons, by Adriana Lisboa, tr. Sarah Green, 2011 (Rakushisha, 2007)

2008

2009

2010s

2010

  • Annabel, by Kathleen Winter (2010)
  • Crow Blue, by Adriana Lisboa (Bloomsbury. Translated by Alison Entrekin, 2013. Original title: Azul corvo, 2010)

2011

2012

  • 1914: a novel, by Jean Echenoz, tr. Linda Coverdale, 2014 (14, 2012)

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017