The little grey donkey = ろばの子 / たかた あきら文 ; こやの はんじ画.

The little grey donkey = Roba no ko / Takada Akira bun ; Koyano Hanji ga.

Author
Takada, Akira [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
  • Japanese
  • English
Published/​Created
  • Tōkyō : Seisandō ; Tokyo : Seizando Publishing Co. Ltd., [195-?]
  • 東京 : 聖山堂 ; Tokyo : Seizando Publishing Co. Ltd., [195-?]
Description
16 sheets : color ; 27 x 37 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Donor
Former owner
Illustrator
Library of Congress genre
Kamishibai plays [Browse]
Series
Christian kamishibai (paper play)
Summary note
Nicknamed "Little Thumb" because of his small size, a little donkey is given the honor to be Jesus' ride to Jerusalem.
Notes
  • Title from picture no. 1.
  • In publisher's light brown paper envelope (30 x 38 cm).
  • On label pasted on the envelope: "Kamishibai (paper play)"
  • Stamped on envelope: "Remember thy Creator in the days of thy youth--Eccl. 12:1" and the same verse in Japanese translation.
  • Former owner J.K. Notehelfer's address in California stamped on envelope.
  • Stamped on envelope: "紙芝居 Christian Kamishibai (Paper Play)"
Language note
In English and Japanese.
Source acquisition
Gift; Fred G. Notehelfer, son of J. Karl Notehelfer; 20140407.
Other title(s)
  • Roba no ko
  • Story of Jesus and a little donkey
  • ろばの子
  • ロバの子
Other views
Staff view

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