Madame Sadayakko : The Geisha Who Seduced the West

By: Downer, Lesley

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The sensational story of Japan's first superstar. She danced for President McKinley in Washington, in London for the Prince of Wales and the cream of high society, in Vienna for Emperor Franz Josef and in St. Petersburg for Tsar Nikolai II. Picasso painted her, Gide swooned over her; in Milan Puccini modelled Madame Butterfly on her. Faint sunning to page edges - 336 pages including index in an unclipped d/w. Prompt dispatch.

Title: Madame Sadayakko : The Geisha Who Seduced the West

Author Name: Downer, Lesley

Illustrator: Yamamoto, Kishi

Categories: Artists/Musicians,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Review: 2003

ISBN Number: 0755310306

ISBN Number 13: 9780755310302

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 035936

Keywords: GEISHAS,