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About the Author
Alice M. Bacon was a private American scholar and keen social observer who resided for many years in Japan. She was the first Western woman to live in a Japanese household.
Table of Contents
Preface; 1. Childhood; 2. Education; 3. Marriage and divorce; 4. Wife and mother; 5. Old age; 6. Court life; 7. Life in castle and yashiki; 8. Samurai women; 9. Peasant women; 10. Life in the cities; 11. Domestic service; Epilogue; Index.