Autograph letter signed : Tokyo, to Emil Gullman, 1899 Nov. 11.


Autograph letter signed : Tokyo, to Emil Gullman, 1899 Nov. 11.

Thanking him for a box of "remarkably fine" cigars from Madras ("of all places in the world!"). Regretting that Gullman does not plan to return to Japan, and intending to send him a copy of Hearn's Ghostly Japan. Reporting that Professor Foxwell is no longer at the University due to an argument over salary. Referencing Gullman's upcoming trip to Naples, and discussing his work on a manuscript "on the experiences of a commercial traveller," hoping that he will one day print it and discussing the style of the work, suggesting that Gullman "put the book in colloquial, don't make it literary."

1 item (6 p.) ; 20.3 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7884063

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Gullman, Emil, (person)

Walker, Ralph C. (person)

Foxwell, Ernest. (person)

Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904 (person)

Teacher at the government college at Kumato. From the description of Letters, 1893-1894. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122442926 American author noted for his writings on Japan. From the description of Letter, 1883. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367407866 Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), Victorian romantic writer, was born Patrick Lafcadio Hearn of Irish-Greek parentage. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1869 from Europe and in...