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Lafcadio Hearn's Japan: An Anthology of His Writings on the Country and Its ...

Lafcadio Hearn - History - 1997 - 280 pages
Nearly one hundred years after his death, author, translator, and educator Lafcadio Hearn remains one of the best-known Westerners ever to make Japan his home. His prolific ...
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Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things: Stories and Studies of ...

Lafcadio Hearn - Fiction - 2004
Upon his arrival in Japan in 1890, Lafcadio Hearn found himself enamored with the culture, people, and stories of the country, and would make Japan his home until his death in ...
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Lafcadio Hearn - Fiction - 2004 - 240 pages
Most of the following Kwaidan, or Weird Tales, have been taken from old Japanese books.... Some of the stories may have had a Chinese origin: the very remarkable "Dream of ...
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Gleanings in Buddha-Fields

Lafcadio Hearn - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 304 pages
Lafcadio Hearn's books have charmed and captivated readers, just as the exotic subjects about which he has written have captivated him. "Gleanings in the Buddha-Fields ...
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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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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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Exotics and Retrospectives

Lafcadio Hearn - Philosophy - 2007 - 240 pages
In Exotics and Retrospectives, Lafcadio Hearn plays the role not only of tour guide, but also dreamscaper. Whether through his narrative recounting of Japanese customs and ...
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