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Liza Dalby
Liza Dalby

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Author of Geisha and Kimono and the only Westerner ever to have become a geisha, Liza Dalby is a consultant for Steven Spielberg?s upcoming film adaptation of Memoirs of a Geisha. She lives in Berkeley, California.

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The Tale of Murasaki
A Novel
Written by Liza Dalby

Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 21, 2001
Price: $16.95

The sensitive and modest daughter of a mid-ranking court poet, Murasaki Shikibu staves off loneliness with her active imagination, telling stories about the dashing Prince Genji to her close friends. At first, they are their private entertainment, but soon Genji's amorous adventures are leaked to the public and Murasaki is thrust... Read more >
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The Tale of Murasaki
A Novel
Written by Liza Dalby

Format: eBook
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: August 13, 2002
Price: $12.99

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