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us: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904


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    • us: Koizumi, Yakumo, 1850-1904
    • us: Hearn, Patrick Lafcadio, 1850-1904
    • us: Hearn, Paddy, 1850-1904
    • us: Hān, Rafukadio, 1850-1904
    • us: Hsiao-chʻüan, Pa-yün, 1850-1904
    • us: Ho-en, La-fu-kʻa-ti-wo, 1850-1904
    • us: Ho, En, 1850-1904
    • us: Hern, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
    • us: Xiaoquan, Bayun, 1850-1904
    • us: Chern, Leukadios, 1850-1904
    • us: Hearn, Lafkadio, 1850-1904
    • us: האירן, לאפקאדיא
    • us: האירן, לאפקאדיא, 1850־1904
    • us: ラフカディオ・ハーン, 1850-1904
    • us: 小泉八云, 1850-1904
    • us: 小泉八雲, 1850-1904
    • us: Hern, Leukadios, 1850-1904
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1850
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1904
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Lefkas Island (Greece)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Tokyo (Japan)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Japan
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Horror tales
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Journalists
            (lcsh) Authors
        • Sources

          • found: A fantastic journey, 1993: t.p. (Lafcadio Hearn) jkt. (Victorian romantic writer; b. 1850, d. 1904) p. 2 (it was believed that Patrick Lafcadio Hearn dropped his first name Patrick upon arrival in U.S.; remained Paddy Hearn in his early Cincinnati days)
          • found: Jinsei no kyōshi Rafukadio Hān, 1996.
          • found: Hsiao-chʻüan Pa-yün san wen hsüan, 1994: t.p. (of Gt. Brit.) p. 245, etc. (La-fu-kʻa-ti-wo Ho-en; Ho En; Lafcadio Hearn [in rom.]; b. in Greece; became Japanese citizen & began using name Koizumi Yakumo, 1895; d. in Tokyo)
          • found: Kokoro, 2002: t.p. (Lafcadio Hern)
          • found: Leukadios Chern, 2004: p. 7 (b. in Leukada; 1850-1940) p. 135 (Lafkadio Hearn [in rom.])
          • found: Nightmare-touch, 2010: title page (Lafkadio Hearn) page vi (born on Lefkas Island, Greece, in 1850, the son of a British Army surgeon and a Greek woman; grew up in Ireland and England; moved to the U.S. at age 19; became a journalist and a writer of horror stories; moved to Japan in 1890 where he married; died in 1904 in Tokyo)
          • found: Olethros, [between 1944 and 1954]: title page (Lafcadio Hearn) page 3 (Leukadios Hern [in Greek])
        • LC Classification

          • PS1915-PS1918
        • Editorial Notes

          • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
          • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
        • Change Notes

          • 1979-08-20: new
          • 2016-06-21: revised
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