WorldCat Identities

Franzos, Berta

Overview
Works: 38 works in 205 publications in 2 languages and 1,084 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Illustrated works  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Paranormal fiction  Bibliography  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations 
Roles: Translator, Creator, Other, Author
Classifications: DS809, 915.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Berta Franzos
Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

46 editions published between 1906 and 1923 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an interpreter of Japan to the West, Lafcadio Hearn was without parallel in his time. His numerous books about that country were read with a fascination that was a tribute to his keen powers of observation and the vividness of his descriptions. Today, even though Japan has changed greatly from what it was when he wrote about it, his writing is still valid, for it captures the essence of the country-an essence that has actually changed a good deal less than outward appearances might suggest. In a word, the Japanese character and the Japanese tradition are still fundamentally the same as Hear
Kokoro : hints and echoes of Japanese inner life by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

32 editions published between 1905 and 1923 in German and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 15 essays collected here examine the inner spiritual life of Japan through the people that make Japan the unique place it is. The word "Kokoro" itself can be translated as "heart," "spirit" or "inner meaning,"
Out of the east : reveries and studies in new Japan by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

25 editions published between 1908 and 1923 in German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book dealing with the marvels and mysteries of Japan
Kwaidan: seltsame Geschichten und Studien aus Japan by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

20 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hearn's studies of Japan produced these haunting tales"--Provided by publisher
Gleanings in Buddha-fields : studies of hand and soul in the Far East by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

15 editions published between 1910 and 1923 in German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1897 collection focuses on Hearn's perceptions of his newly adopted country of Japan through the lens of Buddhism. His beautiful musings on the juxtaposition between a children's playground and death vivify the Buddhist idea of dying. His reminiscence on a trip to Kyoto places the reader there, and his meditation on Nirvana is amazingly clear
Das Japanbuch : eine Auswahl aus den Werken by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 1923 in German and English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lafcadio Hearn von Stefan Zweig - Mein erster Tag in Japan - Jizō - Der Markt der Toten - Bon Odori - Seelen - Shinju - Aus meiner Lehrenzeit - Geister und Kobolde - An der japanischen See - Das japanische Lächeln - Auf einer Eisenbahnstation - Die Nonne im Tempel des Amida - Nach dem Kriege - Die Macht des Karma - In der Cholerazeit - Ein erfüllter Wunsch - Kusa-Hibari
Das Japanbuch, eine Auswahl aus Lafcadio Hearns Werken by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

6 editions published in 1911 in German and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soul of the Far East by Percival Lowell( Book )

6 editions published between 1911 and 1921 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Japanbuch, eine auswahl aus den werken von Lafcadio Hearn by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

3 editions published between 1911 and 1922 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

2 editions published between 1922 and 1923 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japans Geister by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kokoro / mit Vorwort von Hugo von Hofmannsthal by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In einem japanischen Garten : mit Holzschnitten und Tuschzeichnungen alter japanischer Künstler by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Izumo : Blicke auf das unbekannte Japan by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

3 editions published between 1919 and 1921 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan : ein Deutungsversuch by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

3 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1919 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan] by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Franzos, B.

Languages
German (175)

English (4)