KUSA-HIBARI. Lafcadio Hearn.

KUSA-HIBARI. Indianapolis: Privately Printed, December 1939. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-15 [16-20], illustrations, printed in orange and green on gray paper, original green boards, printed paper label affixed to front panel, green endpapers. Limited edition. 350 copies printed as Christmas keepsake for Howard Waldemar Sams. A moving insect essay about Kusa-Hibari, the "Grass-Lark," a tiny house cricket about the size of an ordinary mosquito. First collected in KOTTO (1902). An earlier separate printing of "Kusa-Hibari" was done in 1924 in Montreal for Charles Corbett Ronalds in an edition of 350 copies as a Christmas keepsake. A fine copy without dust jacket as issued. (#164135).

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