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Uzumaki : spiral into horror / Junji Ito ; translation & English adaptation, Yuji Oniki.

By: Itō, Junji, 1963- [author.]Contributor(s): Oniki, Yuji [translator.]Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Original language: Japanese Publisher: San Francisco, California : Viz Media, [2013]Edition: Deluxe editionDescription: [653] sidor illustrationer 22 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781421561325; 1421561328Subject(s): Döden | Skräck | Småstäder | FörbannelserGenre/Form: Tecknade serier | Horror comic books, strips, etc. | Graphic novels.DDC classification: 741.5 LOC classification: PN6790.J33 | I8713 2013Other classification: Heexj.05 Summary: Kurôzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a person or being but by a pattern: uzumaki, the spiral, the hypnotic secret shape of the world. It manifests itself in everything from seashells and whirlpools in water to the spiral marks on people's bodies, the insane obsessions of Shuichi's father and the voice from the cochlea in our inner ear. As the madness spreads, the inhabitants of Kurôzu-cho are pulled ever deeper into a whirlpool from which there is no return!
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Translation of: Uzumaki.

Previously issued in three parts. Collects the paperback volumes 1-3.

Kurôzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a person or being but by a pattern: uzumaki, the spiral, the hypnotic secret shape of the world. It manifests itself in everything from seashells and whirlpools in water to the spiral marks on people's bodies, the insane obsessions of Shuichi's father and the voice from the cochlea in our inner ear. As the madness spreads, the inhabitants of Kurôzu-cho are pulled ever deeper into a whirlpool from which there is no return!

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