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1862 Japanese Shaka Hasso Buddha Gods Angels Samurai
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1862 Japanese Shaka Hasso Buddha Gods Angels Samurai Illustrated Demons Weapons



A rare, 19th-century Japanese woodblock print of Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko.” “Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko” is a biography of Buddha written by Mantei Oga and illustrated by Ichiyousai Toyokuni. Buddhism originated in Northern India, or present-day Nepal where the historical Buddha (Prince Siddhartha, Gautama Buddha), was born and lived. When Buddhism arrived in Japan, Siddhartha became known in Japan as Shaka or Shakamuni. Stories of Shakas life were commonly told through selecting eight events to represent his life. This Shaka Hassou, was aimed at the general populace, using the "eight phases" as a device to teach the important points of Shakas life as well as a means of entertainment.



This rare 1862 edition is written in the typical handwritten column format with illustrations of weapons, battles, animals, samurai, courtesans, gods, scenery, angels, demons, and more!



Item number: #16752

Price: $499



Mantei Oga



(Story of the Eight Phases of Shaka) (Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko) 釋迦八相倭文庫(ã¿ã‚ˆã®ã²ã‹ã‚Š)



[Edo]: Joshuya Shigezo Bunkyu 2 [1862]



Details:

Collation: Complete with all pages; 2 volumes in 1

References:

Iwanami, Kokusho So Mokuroku 221625;

Waseda University # 13 03785 1-93

Keio University, Japanese Culture Through Rare Books

Language: Japanese

Binding: Softcover; tight and secure

Size: ~7in X 4.75in (17.5cm x 12cm)



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16751

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1862 Japanese Shaka Hasso Buddha Gods Angels Samurai Illustrated Demons Weapons



A rare, 19th-century Japanese woodblock print of Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko.” “Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko” is a biography of Buddha written by Mantei Oga and illustrated by Ichiyousai Toyokuni. Buddhism originated in Northern India, or present-day Nepal where the historical Buddha (Prince Siddhartha, Gautama Buddha), was born and lived. When Buddhism arrived in Japan, Siddhartha became known in Japan as Shaka or Shakamuni. Stories of Shakas life were commonly told through selecting eight events to represent his life. This Shaka Hassou, was aimed at the general populace, using the "eight phases" as a device to teach the important points of Shakas life as well as a means of entertainment.



This rare 1862 edition is written in the typical handwritten column format with illustrations of weapons, battles, animals, samurai, courtesans, gods, scenery, angels, demons, and more!



Item number: #16752

Price: $499



Mantei Oga



(Story of the Eight Phases of Shaka) (Shaka Hassou Yamato Bunko) 釋迦八相倭文庫(ã¿ã‚ˆã®ã²ã‹ã‚Š)



[Edo]: Joshuya Shigezo Bunkyu 2 [1862]



Details:

Collation: Complete with all pages; 2 volumes in 1

References:

Iwanami, Kokusho So Mokuroku 221625;

Waseda University # 13 03785 1-93

Keio University, Japanese Culture Through Rare Books

Language: Japanese

Binding: Softcover; tight and secure

Size: ~7in X 4.75in (17.5cm x 12cm)



Our Guarantee:

Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.

Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!





16751

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