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Grotesque

Author: Natsuo Kirino; Rebecca L Copeland
Publisher: New York, NY : Vintage International/Vintage Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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In the wake of the murders of two Tokyo prostitutes, Yuriko and Kazue, Yuriko's sister describes the three women's education at a prestigious girls' school, where strict societal conventions determine the courses of their lives.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Natsuo Kirino; Rebecca L Copeland
ISBN: 9781400096596 1400096596
OCLC Number: 213466624
Notes: "Originally published ... in Japan as Gurotesuku by Bungei Shunju in 2003"--Title page verso.
Description: 530 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Gurotesuku.
Responsibility: Natsuo Kirino ; translated by Rebecca Copeland.

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In the wake of the murders of two Tokyo prostitutes, Yuriko and Kazue, Yuriko's sister describes the three women's education at a prestigious girls' school, where strict societal conventions determine the courses of their lives.

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