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" In houses of the better class there are usually a number of gaku, or suspended tablets to be seen each bearing, for all design, a beautifully written verse. But poems can be found upon almost any kind of domestic utensil for example upon braziers,... "
In Ghostly Japan - Page 150
by Lafcadio Hearn - 1899 - 241 pages
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Concerning Lafcadio Hearn

George Milbry Gould, Laura Stedman - 1908 - 303 pages
...domestic utensil ; for example, upon braziers, iron-kettles, vases, wooden-trays, lacquerware, porcelains, chopsticks of the finer sort, even...upon metal pipes, embroidered upon tobacco-pouches. A Japanese artist would not think of elaborating a sketch, and a poem to be perfect must also only...
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Concerning Lafcadio Hearn

George Milbry Gould, Lafcadio Hearn, Laura Stedman - 1908 - 404 pages
...domestic utensil ; for example, upon braziers, iron-kettles, vases, wooden-trays, lacquer-ware, porcelains, chopsticks of the finer sort, even...draperies, curtains, kerchiefs, silk-linings, and women's crepe-silk underwear. Poems are stamped or worked upon letter-paper, envelopes, purses, mirrorcases,...
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Concerning Lafcadio Hearn

George Milbry Gould, Laura Stedman - 1908 - 303 pages
...utensil ; for example, upon braziers, iron-keules, vases, wooden-trays, lacquerware, poreelains, chopsticks of the finer sort, even toothpicks...Poems are printed upon towels, draperies, curtains, kerehiefs, silklinings, and women's cre'pe-silk underwear. Poems are stamped or worked upon letter-paper,...
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The writings of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 9

Lafcadio Hearn, Elizabeth Bisland - 1922
...the life of the people in about the same sense that it is an expression of the life of cicadae. ... As for visible poetry, it appears everywhere, written...draperies, curtains, kerchiefs, silk-linings, and women's crepesilk underwear. Poems are stamped or worked upon letter-paper, envelopes, purses, mirror-cases,...
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The Writings of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 9

Lafcadio Hearn, Elizabeth Bisland - 1922
...the life of the people in about the same sense that it is an expression of the life of cicadse. ... As for visible poetry, it appears everywhere, written...draperies, curtains, kerchiefs, silk-linings, and women's crepesilk underwear. Poems are stamped or worked upon letter-paper, envelopes, purses, mirror-cases,...
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Dumbing Down: Essays on the Strip Mining of American Culture

Katharine Washburn, John F. Thornton - Social Science - 1997 - 329 pages
...the life of the people in about the same sense that it is an expression of the life of cicadae. . . . But poems can be found upon almost any kind of domestic...draperies, curtains, kerchiefs, silk-linings, and women's crepe-silk underwear. Poems are stamped or worked upon letter-paper, envelopes, purses, mirror-cases,...
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