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Ōoku : the Inner Chamber. Vol. 1

Author: Fumi Yoshinaga; Akemi Wegmüller
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2009]
Series: Viz signature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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In Edo period Japan, a strange new disease called the Red Pox has begun to prey on the country's men. Within eighty years of the first outbreak, the male population has fallen by seventy-five percent. Women have taken on all the roles traditionally granted to men, even that of the Shogun. The men, precious providers of life, are carefully protected. And the most beautiful of the men are sent to serve in the Shogun's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fumi Yoshinaga; Akemi Wegmüller
ISBN: 9781421527475 1421527472
OCLC Number: 466374164
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: First published: Tokyo, Japan : Hakusensha, Inc., 2005.
Description: 203 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Title: Viz signature.
Responsibility: story and art by Fumi Yoshinaga.

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