In the mid-1970s, an American graduate student in anthropology joined the ranks of white-powdered geisha in Kyoto, Japan. Liza Dalby took the name Ichigiku and apprenticed in the famed Pontocho district.
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Review: GeishaUser Review - Kelsey McKim - Goodreads
Like most other readers (I'm guessing), I'd read Memoirs of a Geisha before I ever heard of this book. I actually stumbled upon this in a used bookstore--there was a 2 for 1 sale, I figured that this ... Read full review
Review: GeishaUser Review - Megha - Goodreads
Those who read Memoirs of Geisha, this book clears the questions about facts and fiction. Nice and recommended who like text-book like books. Read full review