kwaidan illustrated

if you love japanese ghost stories, you cannot live without Kwaidan {kaidan}.


from the beautiful Yuki-onna, spirit of snow, to the bewitched Hoichi singing for a ghostly emperor and his court, these tales enchant as much today as they did over a century ago.


the volume features stunningly dark  ukiyo-e set in gilded backgrounds





these storeies inspired the beautiful film “kaidan.” direscted by Masaki kobayashi~

kaidan~ yuki-onna {part2}

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