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The thousand autumns of Jacob De Zoet : a novel /

1799, Dejima in Nagasaki Harbor. Jacob de Zoet, a devout and resourceful young clerk, has a chance encounter with Orito Aibagawa, the disfigured daughter of a samurai doctor and midwife to the city's powerful magistrate. The borders between propriety, profit, and pleasure blur until Jacob finds his...

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Main Author: Mitchell, David
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Random House, 2010
Edition: 1st ed.
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