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Appreciations of Poetry

Appreciations of Poetry
Author: Lafcadio Hearn
ISBN 13: 9780559853968
ISBN 10: 559853963
Edition: N/A
Publisher: BiblioLife
Publication Date: 2008-12-09
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 428
List Price: $36.99

A collection of Hearn's lectures at the Imperial University in Tokyo between 1896 and 1902; all related to poetry.
Hearn was one of the original American expatriates to move to Japan; after living in New Orleans for some years, writing stories, he moved on to Tokyo, where he married a Japanese woman and changed his name. Hearn is best known for his supernatural tales.