Madame Chrysanthème, by Pierre Loti

Table of Contents

  1. The Mysterious Land
  2. Strange Scenes
  3. The Garden of Flowers
  4. Choosing a Bride
  5. A Fantastic Marriage
  6. My New Menage
  7. The Ladies of the Fans
  8. The Necessary Veil
  9. My Plaything
  10. Nocturnal Terrors
  11. A Game of Archery
  12. Happy Families!
  13. Our “Very Tall Friend”
  14. Our Pious Hosts
  15. “Hou!”
  16. Sleeping Japan
  17. The Song of the Cicala
  18. My Friend and My Doll
  19. My Japanese Relatives
  20. A Dead Fairy
  21. Ancient Tombs
  22. Dainty Dishes for a Doll
  23. A Fantastic Funeral
  24. Sociability
  25. Unwelcome Guests
  26. A Quiet Smoke
  27. The Prayerful Madame Prune
  28. A Doll’s Correspondence
  29. Sudden Showers
  30. A Little Domestic Difficulty
  31. Butterflies and Beetles
  32. Strange Yearnings
  33. A Generous Husband
  34. The Feast of the Temple
  35. Through a Microscope
  36. My Naughty Doll
  37. Complications
  38. The Height of Sociability!
  39. A Lady of Japan
  40. Our Friends the Bonzes
  41. An Unexpected Call
  42. An Oriental Vision
  43. The Cats and the Dolls
  44. Tender Ministrations
  45. Two Fair Aristocrats
  46. Grave Suspicions
  47. A Midnight Alarm
  48. Unusual Hospitality
  49. Rumors of Departure
  50. A Dolls’ Duet
  51. The Last Day
  52. “Farewell!”
  53. Off for China
  54. A Fading Picture
  55. A Withered Lotus-flower

List of Illustrations

  1. these tiny mousmes . . . rule the big fellow as they please
  2. A piece of work, as minute and fine as that of an engraver . . . is slowly executed on my person

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