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Memoirs of a geisha

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summoning up more than twenty years of Japan's most dramatic history, this book tells the extraordinary story of a geisha girl. It uncovers a hidden world of eroticism and enchantment, exploitation  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
ISBN: 0099282852 9780099282853
OCLC Number: 42699524
Notes: Originally published: London: Chatto & Windus, 1997.
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001.
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: ix, 496 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Arthur Golden.

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"Exceptional and erotic" Literary Review "Intimate and brutal, written in cool, lucid prose it is a novel whose psychological empathy and historical truths are outstanding" Mail on Sunday "This book Read more...

 
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