An often humorous look at the institution of mistress-keeping in early Japan (the shogun had several hundred), and how it fares today.
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Until modern times, marriages in Japan were arranged and extra-marital sex by men was not only condoned, it was expected and encouraged, giving rise to a huge sex industry that included mistress-keeping, sometimes on a grand scale. This book gives an insider's view of the traditional and contemporary practice. Fascinating illustrations!