LITERARY ESSAYS ... Edited by Ichiro Nishizaki. [Tokyo]: The Hokuseido Press, . Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii-ix [x] 1-209 [210: blank], flyleaf at rear with printed colophon tipped onto recto, original green cloth, spine panel stamped in silver, publisher's monogram stamped in blind on rear panel, top edge stained black, cream endpapers. First edition. Collects fifty sketches and essays written by Hearn for the Cincinnati and New Orleans newspapers in his American days. BAL 8041. Several small, faint stains at top edge of rear panel, else a bright, nearly fine copy. (#80606).