LAFCADIO HEARN: LETTERS TO AND FROM VARIOUS PERSONS, VOLUME I [with] LAFCADIO HEARN: LETTERS TO AND FROM B. H. CHAMBERLAIN, VOLUME II. New York: AMS Press, . Large octavo, two volumes, facsimiles, decorated cloth, imitation leather labels on front panels. First U.S. edition. Facsimile reproductions of fifty handwritten letters from and to Hearn written between 1876 and 1904 held by Japan's Tenri Central Library, one of the important collections of material by and about Hearn. A fine copy without dust jackets as issued. Two inserts, facsimile colophon and facsimile credits, are laid into each volume. (#164076).
"First AMS edition published in 1975" on copyright pages.