Kotto : being Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs [front cover].

Date Created

1902

Identifier

University of Otago Library Special Collections - PS 1917 K6 1902
s32

Subject

Publisher

New York : Macmillan ; London : Macmillan & Co.

Description

This first edition contains a selection of Japanese legends and stories, including nine tales from old Japanese books to illustrate some strange beliefs. Hearn adds: 'They are only curios.'

Table Of Contents

The legend of Yurei-Daki -- In a cup of tea -- Common sense -- Ikiryo? -- Shiryo? -- The story of O-Kame? -- Story of a fly -- Story of a pheasant -- The story of Chu?go?ro -- A woman

Contributor

Yeto, Genjiro (Illustrator)

Format

Book covers
Covers (Illustration)

Extent

210 mm

Spatial Coverage

Provenance

Willi Fels.

Source

Kotto? : being Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs / collected by Lafcadio Hearn ; with illustrations by Genjiro Yeto (New York : Macmillan ; London : Macmillan & Co., 1902).

Language

eng

Is Part Of

Kotto? : being Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs.

Files

s32.jpg

Collection

Citation

Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904, “Kotto : being Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs [front cover].,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 24, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/6002.