童解英語圖會. 貮帙 / 弄月亭陳人抄撮 ; 蕙齋閑人圖画.

Dōkai Eigo zue. nichitsu / Rōgetsutei Chinjin shōsatsu ; Keisai Kanjin zuga.

Author
Format
Book
Language
  • Japanese
  • English
Published/​Created
  • Tōkyō : Bun'eidō shi, Meiji 4 [1871]
  • 東京 : 文永堂梓, 明治4 [1871]
Description
18 leaves : illustrations ; 18 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Japanese languageDictionaries, JuvenileEnglish [Browse]
Illustrator
Library of Congress genre
Picture dictionaries [Browse]
Summary note
This is the second volume in a series of humorous illustrated English dictionaries. It begins with an introduction by the compiler and a transliteration of the alphabet into katakana. Each vocabulary word is provided in English, Japanese, and a transliteration of the English into hiragana, along with an illustration. Words are introduced thematically, rather than in alphabetical order.
Notes
  • Title in translation: Illustrated English dictionary for children, volume 2.
  • On folded leaves, East Asian stitch-bound style.
  • Cotsen copy: Staining across the top.
Language note
In English and Japanese.
Other views
Staff view

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