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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904.
Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1894
|Named Person:||Lafcadio Hearn|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Lafcadio Hearn; Houghton, Mifflin and Company,; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.),; H.O. Houghton & Company,
|Notes:||Vol. 1: x, , 342 p. ; vol. 2: , 343-699 p.,  leaves of plates.
First ed. "Two printings of Vol. 1 have been identified. [...] First printing, Vol. 1: <1-21⁸, 22¹⁰>. Second printing, Vol. 1: <1-22⁸, 23²>. [...] The spine imprint stamped from two varying tools ... The designations are for identification only: A: The name HOUGHTON measures 23/32" wide. B: The name HOUGHTON measures 5/8" wide."--Cf. BAL 7926.
"The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.A. Electrotyped and printed by H.O. Houghton and Company"--T.p. verso.
|Description:||2 v.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.|
|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!.
|Responsibility:||by Lafcadio Hearn.|