Chapter 74 <— click on the link to read it.
Taishou Otome Otogibanashi
Taishou Otome Otogibanashi (Taisho Maiden Fairytale) is a completed manga with 38 chapters that I just finished reading. The English fan scanlation is by Sea Otter Scans and it is likewise complete.
TBH, I liked it but there was one arc that was boring because, for some reason, the mangaka introduced some minor characters who seem pointless to me. The other arcs are pretty good though, so all is forgiven.
“Taisho” seems to refer to the time period of Emperor Yoshihito reign which was 1912–26. These “era names” are used quite commonly in Japan and, btw, the current era is Reiwa (令和).
I love the art. The kimonos are mostly everyday kimonos, not the super fancy ones worn at more formal occasions but they are pretty nice.
In this story set in the early 1920s, Tamahiko is the son of a wealthy family, but his life is changed forever when an accident cripples his right arm. No longer considered by his father as an heir, he is shuffled off into the country, to live out of sight. The teenage Tamahiko shuts himself in his new home, bitterly thinking of it as the place where he will die. One day, he learns that his father has ‘bought’ him a bride to take care of him, when the young teen girl named Yuzuki arrives at his door. She comes into his life like an innocent ray of sunshine, and Tamahiko’s view of the world and his life starts changing bit-by-bit…
Read it online here (no ads) – https://mangadex.org/title/17883/taishou-otome-otogibanashi
Thanks for reading.