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Otoshidama (New Year's Gift)
An advertisement for a newspaper, magazine, and shipping company, featuring a calendar for 1894, Meiji 26 (1893).
US$130.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Timetable: Royal Netherlands-Indian Airways, K.N.I.L.M.
Beautifully designed booklet advertising Royal Dutch Indies Airways flights in Indonesia, 1933.
US$180.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Tōshitsu (Ceramics and Lacquerware)
Designs for ceramics and lacquerware, by Nakamura Shūho, Meiji 43 (1910).
US$380.00
▶ Modern Art and Design Books
Tennen Hyakkaku (Tennen's Hundred Cranes)
Cranes, by Kaigai Tennen, Meiji 34 (1901).
US$480.00
▶ Modern Art and Design Books
Sakigake (The Forerunner): Issue Eleven
A magazine of designs for textiles and lacquerware, advised by Sekka and Kōkyō and managed by Kōrin, Meiji 34 (1901).
US$180.00
▶ Modern Art and Design Books
Sakigake (The Forerunner): Issue Six
A magazine of designs for textiles and lacquerware, advised by Sekka and Kōkyō and managed by Kōrin, Meiji 34 (1901).
US$180.00
▶ Modern Art and Design Books
Shinsaku Dodoitsu: Rokoku Seibatsu (New Dodoitsu Poems on the Crushing Defeat of Russia)
Poems in various styles on the Russo-Japanese War, Meiji 37 (1904).
US$360.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Shina Taiji: Nihon Ryūkōbushi (Popular Japanese Songs on the Extermination of China)
On the First Sino-Japanese War, illustrated by Kiyochika, Meiji 27 (1894).
US$480.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Yakusha Kijinden (Biographies of Extraordinary Actors)
A famous kabuki actor's biography, illustrated by Kunisada, Tenpō 4 (1833).
US$340.00
▶ Classic Illustrated Books
Majinai Hyakkajo (One Hundred Charms)
Charms and spells for ailments and common problems, ca. late Edo period (1840-60s)?
US$540.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Kaichū Jūhō (Important Treasures, Pocket-Sized)
Astrological calendars, with volvelles, ca. late Edo to early Meiji period (1840-60s)?
US$640.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Manpō Eitai Shin-zassho: Nihon-zu-iri; Saigō Chōhōki (New Miscellany of Countless Eternal Treasures, with a Map of Japan; Useful Record of Year Names)
Portable information on fortune-telling, astrology, dates, and geography, ca. mid to late Edo period (1750-1770s)?
US$280.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Kokkei Ō-A Gaikō Chizu = A Humorous Diplomatic Atlas of Europe and Asia
A satirical world map featuring Russia as the Black Octopus, Meiji 37 (1904).
US$2,380.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Natsu no Sugatami (Full-Length Mirror of Summer's Beauty)
Thirty-two amusing expressions on summer, Meiji 30 [1897].
US$400.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Kokkei Usaharashi (Humorous Distractions)
A magazine of short stories and poems, Meiji 15 [1882].
US$150.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Kishō Shinbun (Journal of Collected Laughter)
Three scarce issues produced by Kinga and Yoshitoshi, [Meiji 8 (1875)].
US$2,150.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Chinbun Kanbun (Curious Pieces of Nonsense News)
Issues 1-8 of a scarce Ōsaka-based periodical, Meiji 10 [1877].
US$2,150.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Kanzeon Reigenki Hyakuban Mokuroku (Record of the Miracles of Kannon: Index of the One Hundred Pilgrimage Sites)
A collaboration between collaboration of acclaimed artists Toyokuni III and Hiroshige II, [Ansei 6 (1859)].
US$350.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Untitled hikifuda (advertisement)
An unused advertisement print designed by Kyōsai, [ca. early Meiji period (1870-80s)?].
US$400.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Hamaogishū (Collection of Seashore Reeds)
A short selection of poems, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 18 [1885].
US$350.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Minken Hizakurige (A Journey Through Civil Rights)
One of the most overtly political works Kyōsai illustrated, Meiji 15 [1882].
US$1,650.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Kaika Shindai Toppyō Shiwa (Outrageous Poems and Stories: New Titles for a Civilised Age)
Humorous poems illustrated with comical and risqué scenes by Kyōsai, Meiji 13 [1880].
US$1,650.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Chinshō Shinshi (New Magazine of Rare Laughs)
Featuring a woodblock-printed upper wrapper by Kyōsai, Meiji 11 [1878].
US$350.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Renpō Shōritsu (Commercial Law of the Federation)
By Harvard law professor Theophilus Parsons, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 6-7 [1873-1874].
US$650.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Ukiyo Karakuri Seiyō Megane (The Machinations of the Floating World Through Western Lenses)
A little-known collaboration between Robun, Kyōsai, and Oka Jōki, [preface dated Meiji 6 (1873)].
US$2,150.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Taiyō Shinwa: Tako no Nyūdō Uo Sekkyō (The Bald Octopus's Sermon to the Fish: A New Story from the Ocean)
An apologue by Robun and Kyōsai, [preface dated Meiji 5 (1872)].
US$2,150.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Danjo Shussan Takara no Yamairi (Male and Female Birth: Entering the Treasure Trove)
One of the scarcest Kyōsai-Ōga creations, Meiji 14 [1881].
US$2,500.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Zushū Shuzenji Onsen Meisho Kaisei-zu (Revised Map of Famous Places in Shuzenji Onsen, Zushū)
A map of famous places in Shuzenji Onsen, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 14 [1881].
US$450.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Shuzenji Onsen Meishoki (Famous Places in Shuzenji Onsen)
A guidebook to Shuzenji Onsen, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 13 [1880].
US$250.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Katsuron Gakumon Suzume (A Vigorous Debate by the Sparrows of Learning)
Ōga's response to Fukuzawa Yukichi's Gakumon no Susume, Meiji 8 [1875].
US$2,500.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Seijin Kimotsubushi: Kengu Shinbun (The Thunderstruck Sage: The New Culture of the Wise and the Foolish)
A Kyōsai-Ōga work on the superiority of practical knowledge, [preface dated Meiji 5 (1872)].
US$2,350.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Hōnen Gokoku Matsuri: Rikai Shinbun (A Five-Grain Festival for the Abundant Harvest: Understandings of the New Culture)
One of the earliest Kyōsai-Ōga novels, on the importance of agriculture, Meiji 5 [1872] - [Meiji 6 (1873)].
US$2,350.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Dōjo Hayagakumon (Fast Learning for Young Girls)
On gender equality, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 8 [1875].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Baka no Daimyōyaku (The Idiot's Great Wonder Drug)
Three Kyōsai-Ōga zasshi on the story of a quack doctor, [Meiji 7 (1874)] - Meiji 12 [1879].
US$2,500.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Shōbatsu Tenkarafuru (Reward and Punishment: Fall from Heaven); Bikkuri Chōmenbako (The Surprise Box of Punishment)
Two Kyōsai-Ōga zasshi bound in one, Meiji 8 [1875].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Magobē Kakkeiron (Magobē the Manager); Kyōjin Bikkuribako (The Prideful Person's Box of Inevitable Fear)
Two Kyōsai-Ōga zasshi bound in one, Meiji 7-8 [1874-1875].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Kanegura Sandaiki (Three Generations of Treasuries)
A Kyōsai-Ōga zasshi on a family's economic struggles, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$2,150.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Chie no Hakari (The Scales of Wisdom)
Three Kyōsai-Ōga zasshi on Westernisation, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$2,500.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Kyōjin Bikkuribako (The Prideful Person's Box of Inevitable Fear)
On the pitfalls of a life of luxury, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Tanemaki Gonbē no Atotsugi: Tarobē Mizukakeron (Tarobē the Waterer, Successor of Gonbē the Sower)
A three-issue parody of a family history, by Ōga and Kyōsai, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Chūrui Daigiron (The Insects' Great Debate)
On the Dragon King and his insect subjects, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$1,750.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Seirō Hankatsū (Poseur of the Bordellos)
A satire set in Yoshiwara, illustrated by Kyōsai, Meiji 7 [1874].
US$2,500.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Cirque Soulie (Circus Soulie)
An illustrated program for the French Circus Soulie, Meiji 5 [1872].
US$2,150.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera
Shinpan Otoshibanashi (Amusing Stories, Newly Published)
Two issues of short amusing tales and jokes, [ca. late Edo period (1830-50s)?].
US$350.00
▶ Classic Illustrated Books
Uozukushi Kuchiai Hōkōnin Ukejō no Koto, Narabi ni Sakezukushi Shinshu Tegata no Koto: Edo Jippensha Ikku Saku Shinpan Odokemonku ('Puns Full of Fish: A Request from Servants', with, 'Full of Alcohol: A Promissory Note on New Sake': New Am
A Kamigata work by the famed gesaku author Jippensha Ikku, [ca late Edo period (1820-50s)?].
US$550.00
▶ Classic Illustrated Books
Dai-hiden Hakusajin-shū (Collection of People of the White Sand: Extremely Secret Transmissions)
Secret transmissions on haikai poetry from Matsuo Bashō, ca. mid to late Edo period (1720-1850s)?
US$680.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Saisei (Record of the Prosperous Age)
A parody ranking of ukiyo-e artists, Yoshiwara-style, Keiō Kinotoushi (1865).
US$2,860.00
▶ Japanese Literature
Kyōka Zuan (Designs from the Capital)
Spectacular designs by Hasegawa Keika and Furuya Kōrin, Meiji 31-38 (1898-1905).
US$3,160.00
▶ Modern Art and Design Books
Shukenron: Eikoku gakushi Hobbusu-cho (Theory of Sovereignty: by the English Scholar Hobbes)
The first Japanese translation of Hobbes's Leviathan, Meiji 16 (1883).
US$3,680.00
▶ Translations of Western Texts
Nanakorobi Yaoki Kaiun Sugoroku (The Vicissitudes of Life: Game-Sheet of Fortune and Success
A bright, unused sugoroku, ca. late 20th century?
US$60.00
▶ Prints and Ephemera

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BY DATE

Edo Period [1603-1853] Bakumatsu Period [1853-1868] Meiji Period [1868-1912] Taishō Period [1912-1926] Shōwa Period [1926-1989]

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