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Lafcadio Hearn letters

Title
Lafcadio Hearn letters, 1891-1902.
Author
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904.

Details

Additional Authors
Hendrick, Ellwood, 1861-1930.
Description
.1 linear foot (1 v.).
Summary
Collection consists of Hearn's letters to Ellwood Hendrick from Japan.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • Entire collection available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Hendrick, Ellwood
Biography (note)
  • Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), Victorian romantic writer, was born Patrick Lafcadio Hearn of Irish-Greek parentage. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1869 from Europe and in 1890 went to Japan, where he wrote books and articles, taught in Japanese universities and became a citizen of Japan. He interpreted Japanese thought and life to the West.
Publications (note)
  • have been printed in The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn by Elizabeth Bisland Wetmore, 1906.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1368
OCLC
NYPW89-A551
Author
Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904.
Title
Lafcadio Hearn letters, 1891-1902.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Additional Formats
Entire collection available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Biography
Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), Victorian romantic writer, was born Patrick Lafcadio Hearn of Irish-Greek parentage. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1869 from Europe and in 1890 went to Japan, where he wrote books and articles, taught in Japanese universities and became a citizen of Japan. He interpreted Japanese thought and life to the West.
Publications
Portions of many letters have been printed in The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn by Elizabeth Bisland Wetmore, 1906.
Occupation
Authors.
College teachers.
Added Author
Hendrick, Ellwood, 1861-1930.
Research Call Number
MssCol 1368
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