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Memoirs Of A Geisha - Arthur Golden

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  • Category: Geishas
  • Author: Arthur Golden
  • Cover Type: Paperback
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Language: ---
  • ISBN 10: 0099282852
  • ISBN 13: 9780099282853
  • Pages: 498
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This Is A Seductive And Evocative Epic On An Intimate Scale, Which Tells The Extraordinary Story Of A Geisha Girl. Summoning Up More Than Twenty Years Of Japan'S Most Dramatic History, It Uncovers A Hidden World Of Eroticism And Enchantment, Exploitation And Degredation. From A Small Fishing Village In 1929, The Tale Moves To The Glamorous And Decadent Heart Of Kyoto In The 1930S, Where A Young Peasant Girl Is Sold As Servant And Apprentice To A Renowned Geisha House. She Tells Her Story Many Years Later From The Waldorf Astoria In New York; It Exquisitely Evokes Another Culture, A Different Time And The Details Of An Extraordinary Way Of Life. It Conjures Up The Perfection And The Ugliness Of Life Behind Rice-Paper Screens, Where Young Girls Learn The Arts Of The Geisha - Dancing And Singing, How To Wind The Kimonok, How To Walk And Pour Tea, And How To Beguile The Most Powerful Men.

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