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Kokoro - Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life
Kokoro - Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life
Hearn, Lafcadio

Gay and Bird, London, n/d c1900

A heartfelt collection of tales and incidents from old Japan. The papers composing this volume treat of the inner rather than of the outer life of Japan - for which reason they have been grouped under the title Kokoro (heart). This word signifies also mind, in the emotional sense; spirit, courage, resolve, sentiment, affection, and inner meaning - just as we say in English, 'the heart of things...'

Second hand Hardback