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Memoirs of a geisha : a novel

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st large print paperback 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
OCLC Number: 74281771
Description: 758 pages (large print) ; 25 cm
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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