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Memoirs of a geisha : a novel

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2005, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Vintage contemporaries movie tie-in 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: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
ISBN: 0307275167 9780307275165
OCLC Number: 62219547
Description: 434 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: 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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