In Ghostly Japan

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Echo Library, Jan 1, 2007 - Fiction - 88 pages
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User Review  - Lynn - Goodreads

This short book discusses some stories of death and loss, but also incense ceremonies, haiku, Buddhist culture in Japan and other cultural aspects. Good to know but not light reading. Read full review

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User Review  - Bernardo Arcos - Goodreads

One of the best books I've ever read, a neat style and beautiful narrations. Hearn made a masterpiece full of beautiful japanese traditions and give us a little notion of their religious and social life. Read full review

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Lafcadio Hearn (1850--1904) became the great interpreter of things Japanese to the West. His keen intellect, poetic imagination and clear style have ensured him a devoted readership for more than a century. His most famous work is a collection of lectures entitled "Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation.

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