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The Romance of the Milky Way and Other Studies & Stories

Lafcadio Hearn - Literary Collections - 2007 - 228 pages
Lafcadio Hearn was a writer particularly gifted at translating a foreign aesthetic for a Western audience. Hearn's writing is always lyrical and passionate, and in this ...
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In Ghostly Japan

Lafcadio Hearn - Philosophy - 2007 - 252 pages
Part stories of spirits and part intellectual reflections on the spiritual, In Ghostly Japan is a phantasmagoric wander through a foreign landscape. Here can be found a ...
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Some Chinese Ghosts

Lafcadio Hearn - Fiction - 1999 - 204 pages
"Hearn's ghostly fiction occupies a place unique in the history of ghost stories in the English language. Most of his ghost stories are actually retellings of Japanese (and ...
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La Cuisine Creole: A Collection of Culinary Recipes from Leading Chefs and ...

Lafcadio Hearn - Cooking - 2007 - 272 pages
Published circa 1885, this pioneering work compiles the recipes of New Orleans into one volume. Celebrating the range of ethnic influences on Creole cuisine, the book contains ...
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Inventing New Orleans: Writings of Lafcadio Hearn

Lafcadio Hearn - Literary Collections - 2001 - 230 pages
Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904) prowled the streets of New Orleans from 1877 to 1888 before moving on to a new life and global fame as a chronicler of Japan. Hearn's influence on ...
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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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