Golden A.: Memoirs of a Geisha


Memoirs of a Geisha

Характеристика издания

Пособие/книга "Memoirs of a Geisha", автором которой является Golden A., издана "Vintage", в рамках серии "Vintage classics". Издание выполнено в мягкой бумажной обложке и растиражировано.

 

Описание

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. Her memoirs conjure up the perfection and the ugliness of life behind rice-paper screens, where young girls learn the arts of geisha - dancing and singing, how to wind the kimono, how to walk and pour tea, and how to beguile the land's most powerful men. This story is a rare and utterly engaging experience, summoning up a quarter century of Japan's dramatic history, and opening a window into a half-hidden world of eroticism and enchantment, exploitation and degradation.

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Memoirs of a Geisha
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2016
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497
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Мягкая бумажная
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17.5 x 11 x 3
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