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The Bakemono Zukushi “Monster” Scroll (18th–19th century)

Adam Green - June 5, 2018 in bakemono, ghosts, japan, japanese art, japanese folklore, kwaidan, Lafcadio Hearn, monsters, yokai

Ghoulish array of shapeshifting monsters from Japanese folklore.

The Bakemono Zukushi “Monster” Scroll (18th–19th century)

Adam Green - June 5, 2018 in bakemono, ghosts, japan, japanese art, japanese folklore, kwaidan, Lafcadio Hearn, monsters, yokai

Ghoulish array of shapeshifting monsters from Japanese folklore.

Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things (1904)

Adam Green - September 27, 2016 in japan, japanese folklore, Lafcadio Hearn

Deriving its title from the word for "ghost story" in Japanese this is a book by scholar and translator Lafcadio Hearn in which are compiled an array of ghost stories hailing from Japan.

Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things (1904)

Adam Green - September 27, 2016 in japan, japanese folklore, Lafcadio Hearn

Deriving its title from the word for "ghost story" in Japanese this is a book by scholar and translator Lafcadio Hearn in which are compiled an array of ghost stories hailing from Japan.

Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things (1904)

Adam Green - September 27, 2016 in japan, japanese folklore, Lafcadio Hearn

Deriving its title from the word for "ghost story" in Japanese this is a book by scholar and translator Lafcadio Hearn in which are compiled an array of ghost stories hailing from Japan.