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Pictures from the water trade : an Englishman in Japan

Author: John David Morley
Publisher: London : Fontana, 1986, 1985.
Series: Flamingo
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an informative travel book covering the sights and sounds of Japan.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John David Morley
ISBN: 0006541461 9780006541462
OCLC Number: 15196952
Notes: Originally published: London : Deutsch, 1985.
Awards: Winner of Yorkshire Post Literary Award Best First Work Category 1985
Description: 259 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Flamingo
Responsibility: John David Morley.

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For several years John David Morley steeped himself in Japanese life, from learning shodo, the art of writing, to exploring the cosy bars, cabarets and brothels of the "water trade" - the nightime  Read more...

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