Silk by Alessandro Baricco (Paperback, 1997)

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The French silk trade is threatened by an epidemic and Herve Joncour travels to 1860s Japan to attempt to obtain clean eggs. He falls in love with a non-Japanese concubine but the affair is carried out secretively and provides a most delicate ending.
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