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  • When an epidemic threatens to wipe out the silk trade in France, Herve Joncour has to travel overland to distant Japan to smuggle out healthy silkworms. In the course of his secret negotiations with the local baron, Joncour's attention is arrested by the man's occidental concubine. This love story tells how their secret affair develops.

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