Okei : a girl from the provinces

ISBN: 9781846880704, 184688070X
OCLC Number: 228581586
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Mitsugu Saotome
Translator: Kenneth J. Bryson
Language: en
Publisher: Alma Books
Publication Place: Richmond, UK
English Publication Date: 2008
Notes: Japanese title: Okei.
Abstract: Set in the midst of samurai warfare in the mountainous region of Aizu in the late 19th century, 'Okei' recounts the coming of age of a young peasant girl, who falls desperately in love with the fierce warrior Sanasuma Kingo, only to learn that the world she inhabits has no place for love.