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The Resource Geisha : a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art, John Gallagher

Geisha : a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art, John Gallagher

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Geisha : a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art
Title
Geisha
Title remainder
a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art
Statement of responsibility
John Gallagher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Who are the geisha? This work delves into their lives and history, with detailed coverage of their rigorous training, their sumptuous costumes and the fantastically intricate world of tradition in which they live and work
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169941
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FVC
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Gallagher, John
Dewey number
792.70280952022
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Geishas
  • Geishas
  • Costume
  • Women
  • Japan
Target audience
adult
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a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art
Label
Geisha : a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art, John Gallagher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a timeline of geisha and related history
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 253), glossary and index
Contents
The flower-and-willow world -- Geisha quarters: the hanamachi -- History of geisha -- Becoming a geisha -- The day of a geisha -- Geisha dress -- Geisha in the modern world -- Getting in touch with geisha -- A timeline of geisha and related history
Control code
ocm53331495
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781856486972
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-4682
Label
Geisha : a unique world of tradition, elegance, and art, John Gallagher
Publication
Note
Includes a timeline of geisha and related history
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 253), glossary and index
Contents
The flower-and-willow world -- Geisha quarters: the hanamachi -- History of geisha -- Becoming a geisha -- The day of a geisha -- Geisha dress -- Geisha in the modern world -- Getting in touch with geisha -- A timeline of geisha and related history
Control code
ocm53331495
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781856486972
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-4682

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