In Ghostly Japan

By: "Hearn, Lafcadio"

Price: $37.95


This book conjures up images of ghosts, ghouls, goblins, and interweaves their spooky stories with the folklore, superstitions, and traditions of old Japan. It also includes nonfiction reflections, such as "Japanese Buddhist Proverbs", a primer of Buddhist thinking, and "Incense", a meditation on the evanescent substance that can summon spirits as well as banish them.

Title: In Ghostly Japan

Author Name: "Hearn, Lafcadio"

Categories: horror,

Edition: (2nd printing)

Publisher: "Rutland, VT", 1972

ISBN Number: 0804809658

ISBN Number 13: 9780804809658

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: VERY GOOD+

lb: 2.10

Seller ID: 68P026

Description: "Tight, bright, light age soil to exterior, slight curl. Wear to edges and corners. ""twelve ghostly stories...The Japanese have two kinds of ghosts proper in their folklore: the spirits of the dead, or shiryo, and the spirits of the living, or ikiryo...take your choice, depending upon the type of nightmare your prefer."""

Keywords: "anthology, short stories" FICTION / Horror "NOT KEPT AT STORE- if you would like to pick this up, please order the day before you want to pick it up. Use the ""pick up in store"" option for shipping at checkout."