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Japanese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 5,451 works in 5,939 publications in 1 language and 7,380 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Art  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  History  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc 
Classifications: NE1325.K3, 915.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Japanese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)
Fugaku hyakkei by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

2 editions published between 1834 and 1875 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miyako rinsen meishō zue by Ritō Akisato( Book )

2 editions published in 1799 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banbutsu hinagata gafu by Eitaku( Book )

in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denshin kaishu Hokusai manga by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morokoshi meishō zue by Gyokuzan Okada( Book )

3 editions published between 1805 and 1879 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaikoku chishi. Cf. Rare Book Project Team
Miyako meisho zue by Ritō Akisato( Book )

3 editions published between 1780 and 1786 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingin zuroku by Morishige Kondō( Book )

1 edition published in 1810 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tōkaidō gojūsantsugi by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

2 editions published between 1833 and 1931 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gunsho ichiran by Masayoshi Ozaki( Book )

3 editions published in 1802 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katsushika Iitsu iboku Hokusai manga by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hyakunin isshu hitoyogatari by Masayoshi Ozaki( Book )

2 editions published in 1833 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kita Ezo zusetsu by Rinzō Mamiya( Book )

1 edition published in 1855 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commissioned by the Shogunte government (Bakufu), Mamiya Rinzō traveled to northern Sakhalin and established as a fact, for the first time in history, that Sakhalin was an island, not a part of the Asian continent. He produced valuable maps and geographic, topographic and climatic information of Sakhalin as well descriptions of the daily lives of the Sakhalin Ainu, Oroks, Nivkhs (also known as Gilyaks), including their economic activities, customs, and the individuals. Altogether 91 black and white illustrations are included
Nippon sankai meibutsu zue by Tessai Hirase( Book )

2 editions published in 1797 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atozuri ... Sangyō/bussan. Cf. Rare Book Project Team
Denshin kaishu Hokusai gaen by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1843 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaigai ibun : ichimei, Amerika shinwa by Aiko Gyosō( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of Japanese shipwreck survivors who were rescued by Spanish crews, which describes the social life and customs in Baja California Sur, Mexico
Sangoku tsūran zusetsu by Shihei Hayashi( Book )

5 editions published between 1786 and 1854 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chishi. Cf. Rare Book Project Team
Itsukushima zue by Kiyoshi Okada( Book )

1 edition published in 1842 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hokusai manga by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ehon shahōbukuro by Morikuni Tachibana( Book )

2 editions published in 1720 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon shakumyō by Ekiken Kaibara( Book )

4 editions published between 1700 and 1805 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.78 (from 0.74 for Katsushika ... to 0.84 for Miyako mei ...)

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