This translation of one of Miyazawa Kenji's children's tales explores theelationship between the infinite and everyday life in Northern Japan through galactic journey undertaken by the two young protagonists.
Edition features the following stories by Miyazawa: Night Train to the Stars/Night on the Galactic Railway (Ginga tetsudo no yoru); The Dahlias and the Crane (Manazuru to dariya); The Earthgod and The Fox (Tsuchigami to kitsune); and General Son Ba-yu and The Three Physicians (Hokushu shogun to sannin kyodai no isha).
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Features the following stories by Miyazawa:
Night Train to the Stars (aka Night of the Milky Way Railroad, 新編銀河鉄道の夜) The Dahlias and the Crane The Earthgod and The Fox General Son Ba-yu and The Three Physicians