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Memoirs of a geisha

Author: Arthur Golden
Publisher: New York (N.Y.) : Alfred A. Knopf, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fisherman's daughter in 1930's 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
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden
ISBN: 0375400117 9780375400117
OCLC Number: 49706057
Notes: "This is a Borzoi Book."
Originally published: 1997.
Awards: Short-listed for Book Sense Book of the Year Award (Adult) 1998
Short-listed for Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award 2001
Short-listed for Colorado Blue Spruce Award 2002
Description: 434 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Arthur Golden.

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A fisherman's daughter in 1930's 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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