The Nightless City or The History of the Yoshiwara Yukwaku. J. E. De Becker.

The Nightless City or The History of the Yoshiwara Yukwaku

Tokyo, Japan: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1971. First Tuttle Edition. Hardcover. 386 pp. Very fine copy in like dust jacket. Contains fifty maps and illustrations. This history of a Meiji community of Japan was first published in 1899 and has been a controversial work that explores the lives of geisha and courtesans. The Yoshiwara Yukwaku refers to the red light district and sex industry of Tokyo. Item #3009

Price: $30.00

See all items in History
See all items by