Kyôka KAKI NO TANE. Kyôka, Teiya Bakuribô.
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE
Kyôka KAKI NO TANE

Kyôka KAKI NO TANE

1783. Item #90335

[Kyôka] Bakuribô, Teiya, [edited by]. Kyôka Kaki no Tane [Kyoto]: Fujiya Shinbe, 1783. First edition. A book of kyôka poems accompanied by twenty-one delightful sumi-e vignettes, edited by Bakuribo Teiya.

Bakuribo, a kyôka poet based in Kyoto, was a student of kyôka poet Kyûjokan Donei (1723-1767). He edited three books of kyôka poetry published in 1783 by Fujiya Shinbê, including this volume.

The woodblock-printed vignettes in this book feature musical instruments, fruits, ceremonial tools, landscapes, birds, and so on, and are displayed together with a poem in larger calligraphy than the main text.

Original Japanese fukuro-toji binding, a little worn, wrappers debossed with decorative circular patterns. Original woodblock-printed title slip present. Light occasional marks and thumbing to text, one small wormhole to gutter skillfully repaired on all leaves.

Images and text woodblock-printed. 1 v., complete. 23 leaves. 22.4 x 16 cm. Text in Japanese. A book of kyôka poems, simply and skillfully illustrated and in a clean printing. Very good. String-bound, fukuro-toji..

Price: $1,250.00

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