Pocketbok. Kodansha International. 1990. 306 sidor.
Nyskick. Translated by William Johnston. [Sid. 1-18 förord av övers.] Roman. Engelsk text. Förlagets information: Sustained by dreams of glorious martyrdom, a seventeenth-century Portuguese missionary in Japan administers to the outlawed Christians until Japanese authorities capture him and force him to watch the torture of his followers, promising to stop if he will renounce Christ.