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The Resource Memoirs of a geisha, Arthur Golden, (text large print)

Memoirs of a geisha, Arthur Golden, (text large print)

Label
Memoirs of a geisha
Title
Memoirs of a geisha
Statement of responsibility
Arthur Golden
Title variation
Geisha's memoirs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a young girl's transformation into a geisha. But as World War II erupts and the geisha houses are forced to close, Sayuri must reinvent herself all over again to find a rare kind of freedom on her own terms
Summary
The "memoirs" of one of Japan's most celebrated geishas describes how, in 1929, as a little girl, she is sold into slavery; her efforts to learn the arts of the geisha; the impact of World War II; and her struggle to reinvent herself to win the man she loves
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1997.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
002855
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Golden, Arthur
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.O35926
LC item number
M45 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 1000
  • 1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geishas
  • Japan
  • Women
Target audience
adult
Label
Memoirs of a geisha, Arthur Golden, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"G.K. Hall large print core series"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
699 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783801452
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98013744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 38527898
  • 300236
Label
Memoirs of a geisha, Arthur Golden, (text large print)
Publication
Note
"G.K. Hall large print core series"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
699 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780783801452
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98013744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Imprint varies.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 38527898
  • 300236

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