The Nightless City: Geisha and Courtesan Life in Old Tokyo

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The Nightless City: Geisha and Courtesan Life in Old Tokyo - De Becker, J E, Professor

This unsurpassed study from 100 years ago ventured into Tokyo's red-light district to survey geisha and courtesan life and offer meticulous descriptions of training, dress, social hierarchy, and erotic practices. 49 black-and-white illustrations; 2 maps.

The Nightless City: Geisha and Courtesan Life in Old Tokyo 2007, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY

ISBN-13: 9780486455631

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