Kokoro

Kokoro

by Lafcadio Hearn
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Kokoro by Lafcadio Hearn

Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life The fifteen essays in this captivating volume focus on the inner, rather than the outer, life of Japan. These stories penetrate to the heart of things Japanese: "Kimiko", a portrait of a beautiful geisha; "By Force of Karma", the story of a Buddhist monk; and "A Glimpse of Tendencies" all sum up Hearn's feelings about the country he adopted as his own.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781540530592
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/21/2016
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Lafcadio Hearn was one of the first great interpreters of things Japanese for Western readers. His keen intellect, poetic imagination and clear style have ensured him a devoted readership for more than a century.

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A fascinating account of Japan and its customs. Very interesting.