Tokyo: Hokuseido Press, . [viii] 90 p., first edition green buckram gilt t.e.g., in dj. A colophon or publishers precis (in characters, stamped red and green) is tipped-in at the back, paper over the front hinge is split but hinge remains sound. Jacket has some dust, wear and dampstains, especially on back and spine panels, front panel still showcases the Hokuseido typography. BAL 8012.
The text of these lectures were based on notes taken by Hearn's students when the lectures were given around 1901 (BAL 7957).