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Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan / by Lafcadio Hearn
Bib ID 8065169
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
 
Description Boston ; New York : Houghton, Mifflin and Company, [1894] 
©1894 
2 volumes, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm 
Series

Hallstrom Pacific Collection.

Full contents
  • Vol. 1. My first day in the Orient ; The writing of Kōbōdaishi ; Jizō ; A pilgrimage to Enoshima ; At the market of the dead ; Bon-Odori ; The Chief City of the Province of the Gods ; Kitzuki: the most ancient shrine in Japan ; In the cave of the children's ghosts ; At Mionoseki ; Notes on Kitzuki ; At Hinomisaki ; Shinjū ; Yaegaki-Jinja ; Kitsune
  • Vol. 2. In a Japanese garden ; The household shrine ; Of women's hair ; From the diary of an English teacher ; Two strange festivals ; By the Japanese Sea ; Of a dancing-girl ; From Hōki to Oki ; Of souls ; Of ghosts and goblins ; The Japanese smile ; Sayōnara!
 
Notes

Vol. 1: x, [2], 342 p. ; vol. 2: [2], 343-699 p., [4] leaves of plates.

"The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.A. Electrotyped and printed by H.O. Houghton and Company"--Title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Cited In

BAL, 7926

Perkins, P.D. Lafcadio Hearn, p. 25-27

Subjects Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 -- Homes and haunts -- Japan.  |  Americans -- Japan -- Biography.  |  Japan -- Description and travel.  |  Japan -- Religious life and customs.
Other authors/contributors Houghton, Mifflin and Company, publisher  |  Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.), printer  |  H.O. Houghton & Company, printer

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