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A.B. MITFORD, LORD REDESDALE
(1837-1916)

from An Account of the Hara-Kiri

  Algernon Bertram Freeman-Mitford, 1st Baron of Redesdale, was the second secretary to the British Legation in Japan when he published Tales of Old Japan (1871), a collection of stories, fairy tales, accounts of superstitions, sermons, and other short pieces … Continue reading

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