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Ōoku. Vol. 1 : the Inner Chambers. Vol. 1

Author: Fumi Yoshinaga; Akemi Wegmüller; Monalisa J de Asis
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, [2009]
Series: Viz signature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Viz signature edView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fumi Yoshinaga; Akemi Wegmüller; Monalisa J de Asis
ISBN: 9781421527475 1421527472
OCLC Number: 301887562
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: "First published in Japan in 2005 by Hakusensha, Inc., Tokyo"--Colophon.
"Parental advisory, explicit content"--Cover.
Native manga: reads right to left.
Target Audience: Rated M for mature.
Description: 205 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Viz signature.
Other Titles: Inner Chambers
Responsibility: by Fumi Yoshinaga ; [translation & adaptation, Akemi Wegmüller ; touch-up art & lettering, Monlisa De Asis].

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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 Inner Chamber"--Page 4 of cover.

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