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Includes the name: Jodi Cobb

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Works by Jodi Cobb

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Memoirs of a Geisha (1997) — Cover photograph, some editions — 36,588 copies
Journey into China (1982) — Photographer — 540 copies
Discovering Britain and Ireland (1985) — Photographer — 365 copies
Isles of the Caribbean (1980) — Photographer — 114 copies
Great Journeys of the World (1996) — Photographer — 113 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1997 v191 #6 June (1997) — Photographer — 27 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1983 v163 #4 April (1983) — Photographer — 25 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1984 v165 #2 February (1984) — Photographer, some editions — 25 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1991 v179 #2 February (1991) — Photographer — 25 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1987 v172 #4 October (1987) — Photographer — 23 copies
National Geographic Magazine 1990 v178 #3 September (1990) — Photographer — 21 copies
French Polynesia: Charting New Course (1997) — Photographer — 1 copy

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Cobb, Jodi
Gender
female
Occupations
photographer
Organizations
National Geographic Society

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Cobb was a photographer for National Geographic, and the photography captures the beauty of the geisha, but also moments the outsider doesn't usually see. The process of make-up application, a made-up face without the hair or costume, a geisha smoking or cradling the face of a drunken client. There are geisha histories, photos of very elderly geisha, traditional geisha songs and interviews of geisha, with some surprising comments that make it clear that behind some of the cheerful faces are real women who sometimes find it hard to fit into the ideal. If you have any interest in the subject, this one is recommended.… (more)
 
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Rating
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Reviews
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