Lafcadio Hearn and the Vision of Japan

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Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 187 pages
"Carl Dawson's fascinating and eminently readable account of Hearn and his writings... is an ambitious undertaking, and within the limits of this short book, one that has succeeded."-- "Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature."

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Hearn (1850-1904) remains one of the most intriguing and extensively written-about early visitors to Japan. Recent books include Michael Shapiro's Japan: In the Land of the Brokenhearted ( LJ 6/1/89 ... Read full review

Contents

The Voyage Out
1
Western Writers in Japan
31
The Japanbook
58
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