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Author Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Title Memoirs of a geisha : a novel / by Arthur Golden.
Published New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.
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 Floor4  PS3557.O35926 M45 1997    IN LIBRARY
 Reading Room  PS3557.O35926 M45 1997    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 434 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary A fisherman's daughter in 1930s Japan rises to become a famous geisha. After training, Sayuri's virginity is sold to the highest bidder, then the school finds her a general for a patron. When he dies, she is reunited with the only man she loved.
Subject Geishas -- Japan -- Fiction.
Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
ISBN 0375400117
OCLC number 37689141