The Life of A Geisha by Eleanor Underwood, Foreword by Liza Dalby (1999) Discover the fascinating world of Japan's beloved Geisha - from their early predecessors to the modern Geisha of today - in this beautifully illustrated volume. Richly colored woodblock prints, documentary photographs, and antique postcards and posters are combined with delightful Geisha songs, poems, satiric verse, and an illuminating, authoritative text to present a revealing glimpse into the uniquely seductive Geisha realm... Offering a look "behind the scenes" into the life and times of this chastely beguiling female icon who has captivated Japan's most powerful men for over 200 years." 64 pp. with credit and index.
THE LIFE OF A GEISHA
- Binding: Hardcover, 10.5x11.25"; Book Condition: Very Good; Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, glassine wrapped; Publication Date: 1999; Edition: First Edition; Publisher: Smithmark