Lafcadio Hearn        Collection List

Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), who played an important role in introducing Japanese culture to the rest of the world via the medium of literature, came to Japan in the middle of the Meiji period, eventually adopting the name Koizumi Yakumo. This collection focuses on his oeuvre, and studies of the same. Its original first editions include Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan, Out of the East, Exotics and Retrospectives, and Japan.

About 260 items