Posted by Alec W. (220.127.116.11) on November 08, 2021 at 00:17:24:
In Reply to: Another Ehon cover posted by Rick Wilk on November 07, 2021 at 22:54:58:
This is from "Jiraiya gōketsu monogatari" 児雷也豪傑譚, published by Izumiya Ichibei 和泉屋市兵衛 from 1839-1868.
This fascicle can be found here:
Much more can be found here, though the
This is volume 11, first fascicle. I see that the title page bears "double nanushi" censor seals, dating it to 1846-1852.
Here's a full (?) set, unfortunately missing the covers:
Here's a partial set with covers (but missing volume 11):
In terms of how to find these, all I can say is that I transcribe what I can, do a general internet search with that, see what results get me closer, and repeat. More art than science for sure!
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