英佛單語圖解 : 初編 / 近山章一譯 ; 中村宗廣画.

Eifutsu tango zukai : shohen / Chikayama Shōichi yaku, Nakamura Munehiro ga.

Format
Book
Language
  • Japanese
  • English
  • French
Published/​Created
  • Tōkyō : Yūjitsudō, Meiji 5 [1872]
  • 東京 : 又日堂, 明治5 [1872]
Description
1 unnumbered leaf, 17 leaves : illustrations ; 19 cm + 1 sleeve (18 x 13 cm)

Details

Subject(s)
Translator
Writer of preface
Illustrator
Summary note
Each vocabulary word is illustrated in a box on the right with the Japanese translation in Chinese characters and katakana alongside. The corresponding English and French translations are provided in romanization with katakana pronunciation listed in a box on the left.
Notes
  • Translated title: English-French Illustrated Dictionary: Part One
  • Chikayama provides a preface, where he says this book was written in the interest of forwarding Westernization (bunmei kaika).
  • On folded leaves, East Asian stitch-bound style.
  • "近山安則譯, 一勝齊宗廣画"--cover of sleeve.
  • Cotsen copy: "出雲寺"--stamp on back of sleeve.
Binding note
Fore-edge on right.
Language note
Text in English, French, and Japanese.
Other title(s)
  • Tango zukai
  • 單語圖解
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