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Memoirs of a geisha : a novel

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2001]
Series: Penguin readers., Level 6.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fisherman's daughter in 1930s Japan rises to become a famous geisha. After training, Sayuri's virginity is sold to the highest bidder, then the school finds her a general for a patron. When he dies, she is reunited with the only man she loved.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Memoirs of a geisha.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2001]
(OCoLC)45101377
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
ISBN: 9780375406782 0375406786
OCLC Number: 233700869
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: 1 online resource (448 pages).
Series Title: Penguin readers., Level 6.
Responsibility: by Arthur Golden.

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Sayuri tells the story of her extraordinary life as a geisha. She elegantly presents a unique picture of a hidden and changing way of life. Arthur Golden is a contemporary American writer who has  Read more...

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