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Japanese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 5,591 works in 5,967 publications in 1 language and 7,709 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Art  Illustrated works  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes  History  Genealogy 
Classifications: NE1325.K3, 895.11
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Most widely held works by Japanese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)
Reiyashū( )

2 editions published in 1806 in Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon shakumyō by Ekiken Kaibara( )

2 editions published in 1700 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tōdō ihitsu by Tōdō Ohara( )

in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyūkō yafu by Pan Wang( )

2 editions published in 1715 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kō Yamato honzō by Genshū Naomi( )

2 editions published in 1759 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nihon ōdai ichiran by Shunsai Hayashi( )

2 editions published in 1663 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fugaku hyakkei by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1835 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banbutsu hinagata gafu by Eitaku( Book )

in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shishin biyō by Tōyō Hosoi( )

2 editions published in 1847 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miyako rinsen meishō zue by Ritō Akisato( Book )

1 edition published in 1799 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao shi pin wu tu kao by Genpō Oka( Book )

3 editions published between 1785 and 1868 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi chan shi<shi jing>"pin wu"wei zhu yao nei rong de zhuan shu
Kingin zuroku by Morishige Kondō( Book )

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

Honchō buke hyōrin ōkeizu by Genkan Endō( )

2 editions published in 1700 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaiban yōbō zue by Shundō Tagawa( )

2 editions published in 1854 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the preface and the title do not admit it, this is a copy of Bankoku Jinbutsu zu which BYU also owns. The illustrations are all hand-colored and are little different from the original book. This book consists of illuatrations and brief explanations concerning the people of 42 countries. The author is a famous scholar of the mid-Edo period. He was interested in astronomy and geography and had written many books dealing with western science
Fugaku hyakkei by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1875 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hokusai manga by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kita Ezo zusetsu by Rinzō Mamiya( Book )

1 edition published in 1855 in Japanese and held by 12 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
Katsushika Iitsu iboku Hokusai manga by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denshin kaishu Hokusai gaen by Hokusai Katsushika( Book )

1 edition published in 1843 in Japanese and held by 11 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

 
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