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Purgatory kabuki

Author: Yasushi Suzuki
Publisher: Fremont, Calif. : DrMaster ; London : Diamond [distributor], 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Purgatory Kabuki is a samurai action story set in the underworld of the afterlife. For reasons unknown, former samurai Imanoturugi is obsessed with leaving the afterlife. To die in battle is a samurai's greatest honor. Yet, he must claim 1,000 swords from the fallen warriors who now share residence in the dark underworld. By these means alone, this highly skilled blades master will be allowed admittance back into  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
Young adult fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yasushi Suzuki
ISBN: 9781597960717 1597960713 9781597960700 1597960705
OCLC Number: 174130666
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Yasushi Suzuki. Vol. 2.

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Purgatory Kabuki is a samurai action story set in the underworld of the afterlife. For reasons unknown, former samurai Imanoturugi is obsessed with leaving the afterlife. To die in battle is a samurai's greatest honor. Yet, he must claim 1,000 swords from the fallen warriors who now share residence in the dark underworld. By these means alone, this highly skilled blades master will be allowed admittance back into the living world. But to what end? Upon what stone purpose does he sharpen his edge? The story borrows heavily from various Japanese legends and myths. A skillfully mixed bag of action, suspense, classic ukiyoe style art and intrigue ...

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