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Author Yoshinaga, Fumi, 1971-

Title Ōoku : the inner chambers / by Fumi Yoshinaga ; [translation & adaptation, Akemi Wegmüller].

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Viz Media, 2009-


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    OOKU  v.1    DUE 11-30-19
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Graphic Novels    OOKU  v.1    Available
Edition Viz signature ed.
Description v. <1 > : ill. ; 22 cm.
Note Reads manga-style, right to left and back to front.
Summary "In Edo period Japan, a strange new disease called the Red Pox has begun to prey on the country's men. Within eighty years of the first outbreak, the male population has fallen by seventy-five percent. Women have taken on all the roles traditionally granted to men, even that of the Shogun. The men, precious providers of life, are carefully protected. And the most beautiful of the men are sent to serve in the Shogun's Inner Chamber"--P. [4] of cover.
Audience Rated M for mature. "Parental advisory, explicit content"--Cover.
Language Translated from the Japanese.
Subject Sex role -- Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Epidemics -- Japan -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Japan -- History -- Tokugawa period, 1600-1868 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Added Title Ōoku. English
ISBN 9781421527475 (v. 1)
1421527472 (v. 1)

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