Pictures from the water trade: an Englishman in Japan

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Flamingo, 1985 - Fiction - 259 pages
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Review: Pictures from the Water Trade: The Extraodinarily Evocative, at Times Erotic, Story of a Westerner's Discovery of Japan

User Review  - Micki - Goodreads

Slightly dated account from the late 20th century of an Englishman's three years in Japan. But some insights are timeless. Even after 20 years in Japan, I got a new perspective on favors in Japan ... Read full review

Review: Pictures from the Water Trade: The Extraodinarily Evocative, at Times Erotic, Story of a Westerner's Discovery of Japan

User Review  - Tuck - Goodreads

a classic of travel writing (or should be) getting under the skin of japan, through language, booze, sex, work, travel, food, art, and history. author is Australian, but might as well be punting on the Cam. Read full review

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