The Pillow Boy of the Lady Onogoro (USED)

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The Pillow Boy of the Lady Onogoro by Alison Fell (ISBN - 9780156004688)

(USED) Very good condition
Paperback

"A clever bit of literary mischief worthy of Jorge Luis Borges or Umberto Eco, The Pillow Boy of the Lady Onogoro is a 'magical, voluptuous' (Detroit Free Press) about an imaginary eleventh-century writer.

In the court at Kyoto in the Heian era, Onogoro, poet and concubine of the general Motosuke, has a problem achieving orgasm. To overcome it she hides blind Oyu, the stable boy, behind a screen at the head of her bed.  While Motosuke makes love to Onogoro, Oyu arouses her by whispering wildly erotic stories in her ear..."

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