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Franzos, Berta

Overview
Works: 32 works in 184 publications in 2 languages and 950 library holdings
Genres: Illustrations  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Biography  History  Bibliography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Creator
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 )
39 editions published between 1906 and 1923 in 3 languages and held by 227 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 by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
30 editions published between 1905 and 1923 in German and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the east : reveries and studies in new Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
23 editions published between 1908 and 1923 in German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon publication, the New York Times reviewed this 1895 collection of Hearn's essays and pieces of journalism, praising the marvelous simplicity of his style, at once vigorous and delicate. The contents run the gamut from spooky stories like The Red Bridal to the provocative cultural analysis of essays like Jiujutsu
Kwaidan: seltsame Geschichten und Studien aus Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
19 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things, by Lafcadio Hearn, features several Japanese ghost stories and a brief study on insects. Hearn declares in his introduction, that most of these stories were translated from old Japanese texts (probably with the help of his wife, Setsu Koizumi). He also states that one of the stories - Yuki-onna - was told to him by a farmer in Musashi Province, and this was, to the best of his knowledge, the first record of it
Buddha : neue geschichten und studien aus Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
13 editions published between 1910 and 1923 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Japanbuch : eine Auswahl aus den Werken by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
12 editions published between 1911 and 1923 in German and English and held by 77 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 )
8 editions published between 1911 and 1921 in German and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Seele des fernen Ostens by Percival Lowell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1911 and 1921 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan : ein Deutungsversuch by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1912 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1910 and 1919 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lotos : Blicke in das Unbekannte Japan ; Einzig autorisierte Übersetzung aus dem Englischen v. Berta Franzos by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1922 and 1923 in German and held by 9 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 6 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
Izumo : Blicke auf das unbekannte Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1919 and 1921 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Werke] by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buddha by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Japanbuch : eine Ausw. aus d. Werken by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1920 and 1923 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neue Geschichten und Studien aus Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1919 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Franzos, B.
Languages
German (160)
English (4)