A collection of beauties at the height of their popularity : a novel Whitney Otto.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Random House, 2002Edition: First EditionDescription: 283 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cmISBN: 0375505458 (acid-free paper); 9780375505454 (acid-free paper)Subject(s): Young adults -- Fiction | Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Fiction | Bildungsromans | San Francisco (Calif.) -- FictionGenre/Form: Bildungsromans.Additional physical formats: Online version:: Collection of beauties at the height of their popularity.LOC classification: PS 3565.T795 | .C685 2002Online resources: Sample text | Publisher description | Contributor biographical information Also issued online.
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Entrance -- A story of love on the veranda -- Twelve hours in the yoshivara -- A sundial of maidens -- A collection of beauties at the height of their popularity -- Beauties along the tokaido -- Love deeply concealed -- Moon of the pleasure quarters -- Tale of a strange marriage -- Woman reading a letter -- Edo castle and the nightless castle -- A moored pleasure boat beneath a bridge -- Lunacy unrolling letters -- The book lover -- Two pillow books.
In 1980s San Francisco, a group of rootless young characters drifts through life, enjoying their friendship, romances, and shared experiences while congregating at the Youki Singe Tea Room, a North Beach bar, while searching for love, meaning, and a truehome.
Also issued online.