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Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan

Second Series

by Lafcadio Hearn

  • 389 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • General,
  • Travel / Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel / General,
  • Travel - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11877272M
    ISBN 101426425899
    ISBN 109781426425899

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Contents. My first day in the Orient -- The writing of Kobodaishi -- Jizo -- 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 -- Shinju.

This invisible life referred to by Mr. Mitford is the Unfamiliar Japan of which I have been able to obtain a few glimpses. The reader may, perhaps, be disappointed by their rarity; for a residence of little more than four years among the people--even by one who tries to adopt their habits and customs--scarcely suffices to enable the foreigner 1/5.

Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan by Lafcadio Hearn. Publication date Publisher Houghton, Mifflin Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan: Second Series Contents: 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 Hoki to Oki -- Of souls -- Of ghosts and goblins -- The Japanese smile -- Sayonara.

Language: English: LoC Class. A Japanese magic-lantern show is essentially dramatic. It is a play of which the dialogue is uttered by invisible personages, the actors and the scenery being only luminous shadows. Wherefore it is peculiarly well suited to goblinries and weirdnessess of all kinds; and plays in which ghosts figure are the favourite subject.

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Tuttle Company, Rutland, Vermont (). Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan, Volume 1 Patrick Lafcadio Hearn [aka Koizumi Yakumo] was born in Lefkas, Greece. He was a son of an army doctor Charles Hearn from Ireland and a Greek woman Rosa Cassimati.

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Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan by Hearn, Lafcadio, Publication date Publisher Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and company Collection americana Digitizing sponsorPages:   Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan is a complete, two-volume set of one of the most outstanding books on 19th century Japanese history and culture.

Though Lafcadio Hearn went on to write a dozen more books on Japan, this collection of Brand: Tuttle Publishing.