Terpsichora

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Maihime Τερψιχόρα
Terpsichora.jpg
Fifth volume of Terpsichora Part 2 written and illustrated by Ryoko Yamagishi as published by Media Factory.
舞姫(テレプシコーラ)
(Maihime Terepushikōra)
Genre Ballet, Coming of age
Manga
Written by Ryoko Yamagishi
Published by Media Factory
Demographic Josei
Original run June 23, 2001January 23, 2007
Volumes 10
Manga
Terpsichora Part 2
Written by Ryoko Yamagishi
Published by Media Factory
Demographic Josei
Original run June 23, 2008 – ongoing
Volumes 4
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Terpsichora (舞姫(テレプシコーラ) Maihime Terepushikōra?, lit. The Dancing Girl), also known as Maihime Τερψιχόρα in Greek, is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Ryoko Yamagishi. The manga was awarded the grand prize for the 11th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize in 2007.[1] Media Factory published the 10 tankōbon volumes of the manga between June 23, 2001 and January 23, 2007.[2][3]

Ryoko Yamagishi also wrote a sequel, titled Terpsichora Part 2 (舞姫(テレプシコーラ) 第2部 Maihime Terepushikōra Dai Ni Bu?, lit. The Dancing Girl Part 2). Media Factory has released the first tankōbon volume on July 23, 2008.[4] As of January 2014, Media Factory has released the forth volume of the manga on July 23, 2010.[5] The second volume of Terpsichora Part 2 was ranked 10th on the Tohan charts between 24th and 30 March 2009.[6] The forth volume of Terpsichora Part 2 was ranked 18th and 19th on the Tohan charts between July 19, 2010 and August 1, 2010.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "11th Annual Tezuka Cultural Prize Winners Announced". Anime News Network. May 10, 2007. Archived from the original on January 11, 2013. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ "舞姫テレプシコーラ 1" (in Japanese). Media Factory. Archived from the original on January 5, 2014. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ "舞姫テレプシコーラ 10" (in Japanese). Media Factory. Archived from the original on January 5, 2014. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  4. ^ "テレプシコーラ/舞姫 第2部 ①巻" (in Japanese). Media Factory. Archived from the original on January 5, 2014. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  5. ^ "テレプシコーラ/舞姫 第2部 ④巻" (in Japanese). Media Factory. Archived from the original on January 5, 2014. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Japanese Comic Ranking, March 24-30". Anime News Network. May 10, 2007. Archived from the original on June 30, 2012. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Japanese Comic Ranking, July 19-25 (Updated)". Anime News Network. July 28, 2010. Archived from the original on June 22, 2012. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Japanese Comic Ranking, July 26-August 1". Anime News Network. August 4, 2010. Archived from the original on June 19, 2012. Retrieved January 5, 2014. 

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