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" I am tired of her. I ask no better than to leave her. What will you give me for doing so ? ' The priest asked what he would take. The fox replied, naming certain cakes and other things, which, said he, must be placed before the altar of such and such... "
Japan Today - Page 198
by James Augustin Brown Scherer - 1904 - 323 pages
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Things Japanese: Being Notes on Various Subjects Connected with Japan, for ...

Basil Hall Chamberlain - Japan - 1891 - 503 pages
...sent for. The priest upbraided the fox sternly. The fox (always, of course, speaking though the ginl's mouth) argued on the other side. At last he said :...and hour arrived, the offerings bargained for were takeu by her relations to the place indicated, and the fox quitted the girl at that very hour. " A...
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Demon Possession and Allied Themes: Being an Inductive Study of Phenomena of ...

John Livingston Nevius - China - 1894 - 482 pages
...other things, which, said he, must be placed before the altar of such and such a temple, at 4 p. M. on such and such a day. The girl was conscious of...arrived, the offerings bargained for were taken by her relatives to the place indicated, and the fox quitted the girl at that very hour." Dr. Baelz' theory...
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Mountaineering and exploration in the Japanese Alps

Walter Weston - Japan - 1896 - 346 pages
...before the altar of such and such a temple, at 4 PM on such and such a day. 'POSS£SSfON' HOSPITALS. 315 The girl was conscious of the words her lips were...indicated, and the fox quitted the girl at that very hour." Exorcism of the fox-spirit is not only largely practised at celebrated shrines connected with the Nichiren...
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Queer Things about Japan

Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - Japan - 1903 - 442 pages
...extraordinary sensation. The fox had taken possession of her. All her efforts to get rid of him were in vain. ' He is coming ! he is coming ! ' she would...but was powerless to say anything in her own person. YVrhen the day and hour arrived, the offerings bargained for were taken by her relations to the place...
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Queer things about Japan

Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - Japan - 1904 - 442 pages
...extraordinary sensation. The fox had taken possession of her. All her efforts to get rid of him were in vain. ' He is coming ! he is coming ! ' she would...indicated, and the fox quitted the girl at that very hour." There remain the very numerous kami, saints, and demi-gods of Shinto, and the Rakan of the Buddhists....
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Queer Things about Japan

Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - Japan - 1904 - 442 pages
...speaking through the girl's mouth) argued on the other side. At last he said : ' I am tired of her. T ask no better than to leave her. What will you give...indicated, and the fox quitted the girl at that very hour." 264, There remain the very numerous kami, saints, and demi-gods of Shinto, and the Rakan of the Buddhists....
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Things Japanese: being notes on various subjects connected with Japan for ...

Basil Hall Chamberlain - Japan - 1908 - 552 pages
...other things, which, said he, must be placed before the altar of such and such a temple, at 4 pm, on such a day. The girl was conscious of the words her lips were made to frame, but was lxiwerless to say anything in her own person. When the day and hour arrived, the offerings bargained...
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