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Exotics and Retrospectives

Lafcadio Hearn - Japan - 1898 - 299 pages
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The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn Including the Japanese Letters, Volume 3

Lafcadio Hearn - Fiction - 2008 - 496 pages
The West's top missile genius was in teeming Bangkok -- with only Colonel Hugh North to keep him out of Commie hands!
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Gleanings In Buddha-fields

Lafcadio Hearn - Philosophy - 2006 - 256 pages
The third book of Lafcadio Hearn's Japanese period, Gleanings in Buddha-Fieldsis a volume of philosophical essays and sketches inspired by the teachings of Buddha. Through a ...
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American writings

Lafcadio Hearn, Christopher E. G. Benfey - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 848 pages
The writings of Hearn's American years reveal an omnivorous curiosity and an always eclectic sensibility. Some Chinese Ghosts (1887) is a stylized retelling of ancient legends ...
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Out of the East: Reveries and Studies in New Japan

Lafcadio Hearn - Travel - 2006 - 288 pages
In 1889 Westerner PATRICK LAFCADIO HEARN (1850-1904)-bohemian, newspaper writer, restless traveler-arrived in Japan on a journalistic assignment, and he fell so in love with ...
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Letters from the Raven: Being the Correspondence of Lafcadio Hearn with ...

Lafcadio Hearn - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 212 pages
From the introduction: "[Hearn] wrote to Mr. Henry Watkin as to his dearest friend. In his letters, we get what we do not find elsewhere. We have here facts without which his ...
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Kotto: Being Japanese Curios, with Sundry Cobwebs

Lafcadio Hearn - Travel - 2007 - 272 pages
Journalist-by-trade Lafcadio Hearn used his wanderer's eye and guileless, graceful style to provide elegant chronicles for an English-speaking world fascinated by the exotic ...
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The Boy Who Drew Cats and Other Japanese Fairy Tales

Lafcadio Hearn, Francis A. Davis - Juvenile Fiction - 2012 - 64 pages
Talking tea kettles, a monstrous goblin-spider, miniature warriors, and other fanciful creatures abound in exotic tales brimming with warmth and whimsy. 11 excellently ...
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