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Lafcadio Hearn in Japan.

YonГ© Noguchi

Lafcadio Hearn in Japan.

by YonГ© Noguchi

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Published by E. Mathews in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 -- Homes and haunts -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith Mrs. Lafcadio Hearn"s reminiscences. Front. by Shoshu Saito, with sketches by Genjiro Kataoka and Mr. Hearn himself.
    ContributionsKoizumi, Setsu, 1868-1932., Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1918 .N6 1910
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 177 p. (on double leaves)
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5787862M
    LC Control Number59056647
    OCLC/WorldCa1581131

      Over a century after his death, author, translator, and educator Lafcadio Hearn remains one of the best-known Westerners ever to make Japan his home. Almost more Japanese than the Japanese—"to think with their thoughts" was his aim—his prolific writings on things Japanese were instrumental in introducing Japanese culture to the West.   Buy Japanese Ghost Stories (Penguin Classics) 01 by Hearn, Lafcadio, Murray, Paul (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(29).

    Patrick Lafcadio Hearn was a writer. People know him for his books about Japan, especially his collections of Japanese legends and ghost stories, such as Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things. In the United States, Hearn also wrote about the city of New Orleans. He also used the Japanese name Koizumi YakumoDied: 26 September (aged 54), Tokyo, Japan. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Lafcadio Hearn (Hearn, Lafcadio, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Hearn, Lafcadio, Books and Habits From the Lectures of Lafcadio Hearn, ed. by John Erskine (Gutenberg text) Hearn, Lafcadio, , trans.: Chin Chin Kobakama (illustrated HTML at ).

    Lafcadio Hearn's Japan: An Anthology of his Writings on the Country and Its People by. "[Japanese Tales of Lafcadio Hearn] is a uniquely transcultural kind of storytelling—something that feels familiar to Western audiences despite being wrapped in entirely different histories and cultural codes While the stories in the book are over a hundred years old, .


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"In Ghostly Japan" is a collection of old ghost stories, traditions dealing with ghosts, and personal ruminations on the afterlife by the turn-of-the-century Japanese scholar Lufcadio Hearn.

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"In Ghostly Japan" is a collection of old ghost stories, traditions dealing with ghosts, and personal ruminations on the afterlife by the turn-of-the-century Japanese scholar Lufcadio Hearn.

Much of the collection is short essays on Japanese traditions such as "Incense," and how incense relates to ghosts in terms of the Shinto and Buddhist religion/5(19).

Greece-born Lafcadio Hearn spent decades of his lifetime in Japan, even marrying a Japanese woman, thus becoming a Japanese citizen by the name of 小泉 八雲 (Koizumi Yakumo). He wrote many books on Japan, especially about its folklore. In this posthumously published book, he takes a closer look at Japan's religious history/5.

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Lafcadio Hearn in Japan with Mrs. Lafcadio Hearn's reminiscences; frontispiece by Shoshu Saito, with sketches by Genjiro Kataoka and Mr. Hearn himself.

by Yoné Noguchi. Published by E. Mathews in London. London: Elkin Mathews / Yokohama: Kelly & Walsh - First edition, first issue. Published in an edition of copies - 15cmx13cm, (4),vii,(5),pp. With a frontis portrait of Hearn, two full page text, and four plates. Japanese binding. Bound in brown paper wrappers.

Silver title and silver Hean's seal on the front cover. A printed slip (concerning Hean's seal) pasted on recto. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Lafcadio Hearn's Japan book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a masterful collection of Hearn's writings which incl. Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things, often shortened to Kwaidan, is a book by Lafcadio Hearn that features several Japanese ghost stories and a brief non-fiction study on insects.

It was later used as the basis for a movie called Kwaidan by Masaki Kobayashi in Patrick Lafcadio Hearn (–), writer, translator, and journalist, was born 27 June on the Greek island of Levkás (from which his middle name derived).

Second of three sons born to Charles Bush Hearn, an Irish officer-surgeon in the British army, and Rosa. Patrick Lafcadio Hearn (in Greek: Πατρίκιος Λευκάδιος Χερν, aka Koizumi Yakumo, in Japanese: 小泉八雲) was born in the island of Lefkas (aka Lefkada), Greece. He was a son of an army doctor Charles Hearn from Ireland and a Greek woman Rosa Cassimati (in Greek: Ρόζα Αντωνίου Κασιμάτη)/5.

In Ghostly Japan - Lafcadio Hearn book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a collection of 12 ghostly and sometimes. Review of Kwaidan by Lafcadio Hearn. This likely ties into the Japanese concept of mono no awarewhich is a variety of sadness or empathy to the impermanence of things.

Return to Book Page. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Lafcadio Hearn () was born on the Greek island of Lefkas, the son of an Anglo-Irish surgeon in the British army and a Greek mother.

After his parent's divorce when he was six, he was brought up in Dublin by a great aunt. At the age of nineteen, he went to America, eventually ending up in New Orleans as a newspaper : Tuttle Publishing.

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Japanologist Lafcadio Hearn has languished in relative obscurity outside of Japan. But with the recent publication of several books about his life. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks; 29 by Lafcadio Hearn 29 by Lafcadio Hearn; In Ghostly Japan by Lafcadio Hearn.

Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Hearn, Lafcadio, Title: In Ghostly Japan Language: English: LoC Class: DS: History: General Cited by: 4.San Francisco: Merlin Gardyloo Press Janice Rodgers, Pollack, Cathy. Limited Edition. Japanese Stab Binding. No. 48 of 50 copies, oblong quarto size, 12 leaves plus illustration page.

Near fine. Item # Patrick Lafcadio Hearn had in his family background blood both Greek and Arab, Irish and Gypsy. Born in Greece, raised.