Lead Review

  • Book: Geisha: The Secret History of a Vanishing World
  • Location: Japan
  • Author: Lesley Downer



A wonderful insight into the life of a geisha, a dwindling phenomenon tackled sensitively and with authority. I took this on a trip to Kyoto and found it wonderfully informative on my quest to see a Geisha in the flesh (never happened) but I came away with a richer knowledge.

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