Kokoro: Mit Vorwort V. Hugo Von Hofmannsthal Kokoro: Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

By: Hearn, Lafcadio

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Vellum covers with gilt and black decorations and lettering. Limited Edition. Book number #355. Text is completely in GERMAN. This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The vellum covers are decorated in gilt and black, with gilt lettering. The covers have some spots of foxing and dirt. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping. The text pages are generally clean, but have noticeable spots of foxing. There is some tidemarking to the top edges of the text pages as well. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the title page. There is a thin rectangular patch of the title page cut out where a previous owner's marking was removed. "During late 1891, Hearn obtained another teaching position in Kumamoto, Kyushu, at the Fifth Higher Middle School, where he spent the next three years and completed his book Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan (1894). In October 1894, he secured a journalism job with the English-language newspaper Kobe Chronicle, and in 1896, with some assistance from Chamberlain, he began teaching English literature at Tokyo Imperial University, a job he had until 1903. In 1904, he was a professor at Waseda University. "

Title: Kokoro: Mit Vorwort V. Hugo Von Hofmannsthal Kokoro: Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life

Author Name: Hearn, Lafcadio

Categories: Japan,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Frankfort, Germay, Rutten & Loening: 1907

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: A36897

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