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Mary Louise Vincent Lafcadio Hearn Collection


Works of Lafcadio Hearn: 

Appreciations of Poetry.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1916. 

Appreciations of Poetry.  London: William Heineman, n.d. [1916?] 

Books and Habits.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1921. 

The Boy Who Drew Cats and Other Tales.  New York:  MacMillan, 1963. 

Buying Christmas Toys and Other Essays.  Tokyo:  The Hokuseido Press, 1939. 

Children of the Levee.  U of Kentucky Press, 1957.  (2 copies) 

Chita:  A Memory of Last Island.  Greenwich, CT:  Fawcett, 1961.  (2 copies) 

Chita:  A Memory of Last Island.  Chapel Hill:  U. of North Carolina Press, 1969. 

Creole Sketches.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1924 (2 copies) 

Editorials.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1926.  (2 copies) 

Editorials from the Kobe Chronicle.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1960. 

Essays on American Literature.  Tokyo:  Hokuseio Press, 1929. 

Essays on European and Oriental Literature.  London:  William Heineman, 1923. 

Essays on European and Oriental Literature.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1923. 

Exotics and Retrospectives.  Boston:  Little, Brown, and Co., 1898. 

Fantastics and Other Fancies.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1914. 

Gleanings in Bhudda Fields:  Studies of Hand and Soul in the Far East.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1927. 

Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan.  (vol. 1 & 2).  Boston:  Houghton, Mifflin, and Co., 1894.  (2 sets) 

In Ghostly Japan.  London:  Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd, 1906. 

In Ghostly Japan.  Boston:  Little, Brown, and Co., 1908. 

Interpretations of Literature.  (vol. 1 & 2).  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1916. 

Japan:  An Attempt at Interpretation.  New York:  MacMillan, 1904. 

Japan:  An Attempt at Interpretation.  New York:  MacMillan, 1913. 

The Japanese Letters of Lafcadio Hearn.  Elizabeth Bisland, ed. Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1910, (2 copies). 

Japanese Lyrics.  London:  Constable and Co., 1915. 

A Japanese Miscellany.  London:  Sampson Low, Marston, and Co., 1901. 

A Japanese Miscellany.  Boston:  Little, Brown, and Co., 1901. 

Karma.  New York:  Boni and Liveright, 1918. 

Kimiko and Other Tales.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1923. 

Kokoro:  Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life.  London:  Gay and Bird, 1908. 

Kotto:  Being Japanese Curios with Sundry Cobwebs.  New York:  MacMillan, 1903. 

Kwaidan:  Stories and Studies of Strange Things.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1904. 

Leaves from the Diary of an Impressionist.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1911. 

Lectures on Prosody.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1929. 

Letters from the Raven:  Being the Correspondence of Lafcadio Hearn with Henry Watkin.  New York:  Brentano’s, 1907, (2 copies) 

Letters from the Raven:  Being the Correspondence of Lafcadio Hearn with Henry Watkin.  New York:  Albert and Charles Boni, 1930. 

Letters to a Pagan.  Detroit:  Robert Bruma Powers, 1933. 

Life and Literature.  John Erskine, ed.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1916. 

Life and Literature.  John Erskine, ed.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1929. 

Literary Essays.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press 1939. 

Miscellanies.  (vols. 1 & 2).  London:  William Heineman Ltd., 1924. 

The New Radiance and Other Scientific Sketches.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1939. 

Occidental Gleanings.  (vols. 1 & 2).  London:  William Heineman, 1925. 

Occidental Gleanings.  (vols. 1 & 2).  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1925, (2 copies) 

Out of the East:  Reveries and Studies in New Japan.  Boston: Houghton Mufflin Co., 1895, (2 copies). 

Pre-Raphaelite and Other Poems.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1922. 

The Romance of The Milky Way and Other Studies and Stories.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1905. 

The Selected Writings of Lafcadio Hearn.  Henry Goodman, ed.  New York:  Citadel Press, 21949, (2 hardcover & 1 paperback copies). 

Shadowings.  London:  Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co., Ltd., 1905. 

Sketches and Tales from the French.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1935. 

Some Chinese Ghosts.  New York:  The Modern Library Publishers, 1927. 

Some New Letters and Writings of Lafcadio Hearn.  Tokyo:  Kenkyusha, 1950. 

Stray Leaves from Strange Literature.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1912. 

Tales Out of the East.  New York:  A.S. Barnes and Co., Inc., 1960. 

Two Years in the French West Indies.  New York:  Harper and Bros., Publishes, 1923, (2 copies). 

Youma:  The Story of a West-Indian Slave.  New York:  Harper and Bros.  1890. 

Works About Lafcadio Hearn 

Elizabeth Bisland.  Life and Letters.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1906.  (2 sets, vols. 1 & 2).  

Joan St. C. Crane. ed.  The Art of Lafcadio Hearn.  Charlottesville, VA:  U. of VA Library, 1983. 

O. W. Frost.  Young Hearn.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1958.  (2 copies). 

George M. Gould.  Concerning Lafcadio Hearn.  London:  T. Fisher Unwin, 1908. 

George M. Gould.  Concerning Lafcadio Hearn.  Philadelphia:  George W. Jacobs & Co., 1908. 

Nina Kennard.  Lafcadio Hearn:  His Life and Work.  London:  Eveleigh Nash,  1911.  (2 copies).  

Kazuo Hearn Koizumi.  ed. More Letters from B. H. Chamberlain to Lafcadio Hearn, and Letters from M. Toyama, Y. Tsubouchi, and Others.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1937. 

Kazuo Hearn Koizumi.  Re-Echo.  Caldwell, Idaho:  Caxton Printers Ltd.  1957. 

Setusko Koizumi.  Reminiscences of Lafcadio Hearn.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1918. 

Arthur E. Kunst.  Lafcadio Hearn.  New York:  Twayne Publishers, 1969. 

Vera McWilliams.  Lafcadio Hearn.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1946.  (2 copies). 

Albert Mordell.  Discoveries:  Essays on Lafcadio Hearn.  Tokyo:  Orient West, 1964. 

Yone Noguchi.  Lafcadio Hearn in Japan.  New York:  Mitchell Kennerly, 1911. 

Marcel Robert.  Lafcadio Hearn:  Tome 1:  Europe-Amerique, Tome 2:  Asie.  Tokyo:  Hokuseido Press, 1951. 

Joseph De Smet.  Lafcadio Hearn:  L’homme et l’oeuvre.  Paris:  Mercuvre de France, 1911. 

Elizabeth Stevenson.  Lafcadio Hearn.  New York:  The MacMillan Co., 1961.  (2 copies). 

Edward Thomas.  Lafcadio Hearn.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin Co., 1912. 

Edward Larouque Tinker.  Lafcadio Hearn’s American Days.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1924. 

Beongcheon Yu.  An Ape of the Gods:  The Art and Thought of Lafcadio Hearn.  Detroit:  Wayne State University Press, 1964.  (3 Copies). 

Other Related Works: 

Carolyn Kolb.  New Orleans.  New York:  Doubleday and Co., 1972. 

E. C. Matthews.  Joseph Pennell’s Sketches of Old New Orleans.  New Orleans Hope Publications, 1966. 

Modern Language Association of America.  Publications of the Modern Language Association of America-Bibliography.  Vol. 83, number 3, June 1968. 

New Orleans Press.  Illustrated Guide and Sketchbook to New Orleans.  New York:  Will R. Coleman, 1885. 

Jerrold G. Stanoff, comp.  Lafcadio Hearn, the Man and His Works:  A Special Collection of Books By and About Hearn.  (Bibliography of works for sale.)  Hollywood, CA:  Winter, 1972. 

William Targ.  First Editions and Values:  A Checklist for Collectors.  Chicago:  Black Archer Press, 1935.  (2 copies). 

Harry E. Wedeck.  Mortal Hunger:  A novel based on the life of Lafcadio Hearn.  New York:  Sheridan House, 1947. 

20 postcards:  13 of Martinique, blank; 4 of Martinique, from MLV to Jean Anne Vincent, 1962; 2 of Barbados, from MLV to Jean Anne Vincent, 1962; 1 of Martinique, signed Betty Bixler, n.d. 

1 view book of Royal Botanic Gardens, Port of Spain, Trinidad, B.W.I. 

1 photograph of Hearn’s house in New Orleans 

1 National Geographic map of the West Indies, December, 1962 

1 photocopy a picture from an unknown newspaper of Alethea Foley of Cincinnati, who claimed to be Hearn’s widow.  The article was probably in a Cincinnati paper following Hearn's death but there is no information available regarding it. 

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