Kwaidan: Tales from Japan's Ghostly Past (Illustrated) - Lafcadio Hearn & Maki Miyamoto

Kwaidan: Tales from Japan's Ghostly Past (Illustrated)

By Lafcadio Hearn & Maki Miyamoto

  • Release Date: 2012-08-09
  • Genre: Horror

Description

Undead samurai! Possessed Buddhist priests! The reanimated corpses of geisha brides! 

Lafcadio Hearn's classic Japanese ghost stories receive a Manga University makeover in this collection of 17 tales of terror, each lavishly illustrated with ethereal, bone-chilling artwork by Japanese horror specialist Maki Miyamoto. 

Compiled and first translated into English more than a century ago, this is the definitive compendium of Japanese tales of the supernatural.