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Schippeitaro / translated by Mrs. T.H. James.
Additional Title(s):

Title in Japanese on p. [2] of cover: Shippei Tarō

Shippei Tarō. English.
Tokyo : T. Hasegawa, Meiji 21 [1888]
Physical Description:
[26] p. : col. ill. ; 16 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GR340 .J357 1888
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Elizabeth and Horace Tower in memory of Cynthia Gay Wright
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BEIN Pollock 869: From the library of Lincoln Kirstein.
"The following story has been current in all parts of Japan from ancient times. Slightly different versions exist in different provinces but the most widely known is the one here given."--Preface.
Translation of Japanese on p. [2] of cover: Illustrated by Suzuki Sōzaburō, published Dec. 1, 1888.
On double leaves, traditional East Asian binding style (fukurotoji), crepe paper.
Series title also in Japanese on p. [2] of cover: Nihon mukashibanashi ; dai 17-gō.
Subject Terms:
Cats -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Fairy tales -- Japan.
Folklore -- Japan.
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907- -- Ownership.
Fairy tales.
Folk tales -- Japan -- 19th century.
Crepe papers (Paper)
Juvenile literature.
Japanese sewing.
Woodblock printed papers.
Chromoxylographs -- 1888.
Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, publisher.
James, T. H., Mrs.
Suzuki, Sōzaburō, ill.

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