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Author Baricco, Alessandro, 1958-

Title Silk
Published Melbourne : The Text Publishing Company, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (87 pages)
Summary In 1861 French silkworm merchant Hervé Joncour travels to Japan. He strikes a business deal with a local baron and is utterly bewitched by the man's concubine. An unlikely love blossoms between them that is strengthened over time. Subtle, tender and surprising, Silk is an entrancing tale of erotic possession and how the heart charts its own course
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Subject French fiction -- Japan.
Silk industry -- Japan -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1921834498 (electronic bk.)
9781921834493 (electronic bk.)