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MS Japanese 52

17th century
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About this work


The first of the 21 imperially commissioned anthologies of court poetry, originally compiled by Ki no Tsurayuki (c.872-945), on the order of emperor Daigo in 905. This is a manuscript copy of the first ten of twenty volumes, executed probably in the seventeenth century.


Japan, 17th century

Physical description

鳥子紙使用 | fine Torinoko paper; Material: paper; 1冊 | 1 satsu (volume); binding dimensions: height cm, width cm


  • Japanese

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