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A JAPANESE MISCELLANY

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1916

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 263

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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GIBBETED

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Murray: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 264

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


8vo; Bal #8026. #80 of 200 View more info

GLEANINGS IN BUDDHA FIELDS Studies of Hand and Soul in the Far East

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1897

Edition: Not First Edition

Seller ID: 265

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Moderate rubbing to cloth, top of spine abraded. Inside clean.


Early printing, not a first ed. Hardbound with attractive gilt decorations. ; 8vo View more info

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GOMBO ZHEBES Creole Proverbs

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.D.

Edition: Reprint; Later Printing

Seller ID: 266

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


8vo; Fascimilie Edition of the 1885 Printing. View more info

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JAPAN An Interpretation

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1904

Edition: First US Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 267

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Small ink notation on copyright page, just a touch of bumping/wear at extremities, very faint spot to front cover, tight, bright, and near fine overall.


Gilt-stamped brown cloth. 2 pages of ads; 8vo; 549 pages; , Lafcadio Hearn (1850 - 1904) is generally regarded as the most perceptive Western writer on Japan and Japanese culture of his time. The present volume is his best-known work on the subject, covering every topic from family life to religious practices. This fourth printing (BAL 7942) , produced three months after the first, is considered significant in its own right because it includes the first appearance of the appendix on pages 529 - 534, a lengthy letter titled "Herbert Spencer's Advice to Japan. " View more info

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JAPAN An Interpretation

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1904

Edition: First US Edition; Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 268

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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KARMA AND OTHER STORIES

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1921

Edition: First British Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 269

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Some uncut pages and slight staining. No Dust Jacket


A Collection of Short Stories and Essays, including 'A Ghost' - a beautiful prose-poem which first appeared in 'Harper's Magazine' - 'The First Muezzin' and 'China & The Western World'; 8vo; Contains four stories not included in earlier 1918 first us edition by Boni Liveright View more info

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KARMA AND OTHER STORIES

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boni & Liveright: 1918

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 270

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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KOKORO

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1896

Edition: First US Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 271

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


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KOKORO Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1896

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 272

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket; No dust jacket is included. . The former owner has inscribed his name (in pen) on the first page and there are some markings (in pencil) inside the front cover. The front and rear covers of the book are taped to the pages with what appears to be red electrical tape.


8vo; 388 pages; Has 1896 date on Title page denoting true First edition View more info

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LAFCADIO HEARN IN JAPAN

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Kelly Walsh: 1910

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 273

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Slipcase with ivory clasp. In immaculate condition. ; 8vo; 177 pages View more info

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ROMANCE OF THE MILKY WAY

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1905

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 274

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Published in October 1905 on copyright page. Vii-xiii, 209pp. Yellow stain top, edge. Designed by Bruce Rogers. Publisher’s grey cloth with yellow title strip and spine, imitative of traditional Japanese bookbinding techniques; each page has small red print in margin, all titles are printed in red as well; top edge yellow stained, corners slightly rubbed, in protective mylar jacket. Embossed ownership stamp “Henry Musch” on fep. A fine copy. ; 8vo; 209 pages View more info

STRAY LEAVES FROM STRANGE LITERATURE

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Folcroft Library: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition; Later Printing

Seller ID: 275

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Some very slight sunning on the front along the spine and bottom edge; very minor smudges along the top and side edges. Otherwise in fabulous shape. TIght binding, straight spine, clean inside. No bent/torn pages or underlining. Even though it was printed by a library press, this is NOT an ex-library copy!


One of 100 copies. Collection of stories from around the world that Hearn wrote down, as the title page states, "Stories Reconstructed From the Anvari-Soheili, Baital, Pachisi, Mahabarata...." and more. ; 8vo View more info