In Ghostly Japan
- Author: Lafcadio Hearn
- Collection: "The Little Giant Books" Collection
- Year: 05-03-2018
- Translator From English: Ognyana Ivanova
- Availability: In Stock
- Product Code: 2095-01
- SKU: 16.0201
- ISBN: 978-619-01-0202-1
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Lafcadio Hearn's fascinating and unsettling ghost stories are a reinterpretation of oriental legends, and folktales. They are a potent blend of weird beauty and horror.
Hearn, who referred to his narratives as 'stories and studies of strange things', believed that the spectral world was part of the oriental landscape. Lakes, mountains, ruined castles and terraced fields were the natural locale of ghostly spirits, and their intervention in human affairs was part of the natural order of things. Hearn's apparitions are not a violent intrusion upon everyday reality; they are already a part of that reality, co-existing with the living.
About the Author
|Translator||From English: Ognyana Ivanova|
|Collection||Колекция "Малките големи книги"|
|Genre||Japan, Eastern Fiction Books, Samurais, Gift Books, Fairy Tales, Short Stories, Adventure Novels, Young Adult Novels,|