The tattoo murder case

ISBN: 1569471088, 9781569471081, 1569471568, 9781569471562
OCLC Number: 37976340
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Akimitsu Takagi
Translator: Deborah Boliver Boehm
Language: en
Publisher: Soho Press, Inc., 1998, 2002
Publication Place: New York
Japanese Copyright Year: 1948
English Publication Date: 1998
Notes: Japanese title: Shisei satsujin jiken.
Abstract: A Japanese mystery set in 1947 Tokyo featuring Kenzo Matsushita, a young doctor who has an affair with a married woman with a tattooed torso. One day he finds her murdered, the torso missing, and sets out to find the killer. A look at the art of tattooing in Japan where it is banned.