The Pearl Diver

The Pearl Diver

A Novel

Large Print - 2004
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A nineteen year old Japanese pearl diver discovers she has leprosy. She knows that the shame attached to it is inescapable: rejection by her family and exile. No more than two months elapse before authorities send her off to a leprosarium on the island of Nagashima where she is instructed to forget her past, to strike her name from the family register, and ordered to choose a new name.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : RB Large Print, 2004
Characteristics: 262 p. (large print) ; 25 cm
Edition: Large print ed
ISBN: 1402579519
Call Number: LP FICTION TALARIGO

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