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Writings from Japan an anthology by Lafcadio Hearn

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

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Places:

  • Japan

Subjects:

  • Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 -- Homes and haunts -- Japan.,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Americans -- Japan -- Biography.,
  • Japan -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
  • Japan -- Description and travel.,
  • Japan -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLafcadio Hearn ; edited with an introduction by Francis King.
SeriesPenguin travel library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1916 .K56 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination364 p. :
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2578820M
ISBN 100140095322
LC Control Number85125799

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