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Memoirs of a geisha : a novel

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView 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: History
Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Memoirs of a geisha.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1997
(DLC) 97074747
(OCoLC)37689141
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
OCLC Number: 605275351
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (434 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: by Arthur Golden.

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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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