One of the earliest examples of sexual tourism. (Or nearly so). Complete title: The Nightless City, or The History of the Yoshiwara Yukwaku, by An English Student of Sociology, is based on de Becker's experiences in Japan during the late 1890s. Told through the eyes of "The Lily, " a girl with extraordinary beauty and superstar muscular control who finds herself sold into the life at an early age.
Utilizing her special skill and a bit of luck, she makes her way to the top, Horatio-Alger style.