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Emma, Vol. 3

By Kaoru Mori

  • Hardback
  • £27.99

Selected as one of YALSA's Great Graphic Novels for Teens in 2008, Kaoru Mori's EMMA, a modern manga classic, brings Victorian England to life in painstaking detail. Now available from Yen Press in deluxe hardcover omnibus editions!

Despite each resolving to put the other from their minds, Emma and William's unexpected meeting has rekindled the embers of their love for each other. Though with William engaged to the daughter of a viscount--an ideal match in society's view--the two will face many difficult decisions and unbending opposition if they wish to pursue a future together. Mrs. Trollop is sympathetic to their plight, but even though she is fond of Emma and wishes every happiness for her son, she knows firsthand how unforgiving the upper classes can be to those who do not adhere to their standards...

Biographical Notes

Kaoru Mori's previous series, Emma, about a maid and a gentleman in Victorian England, has been lauded byLibrary Journal and was named to the YALSA Great Graphic Novels list. A Bride's Story has only broadened her fan base in Japan and the U.S. with its elegant style and delicate story.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780316304450
  • Publication date: 15 Dec 2015
  • Page count: 368
  • Imprint: Yen Press
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