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Japan: a brief Cultural historical past. ASIN: 0804709548.

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Monetary events .. .. .. 517 Index 532 dealing with web page The Emperor being carried in procession. a part of a picture-scroll (illustrating the Pillow booklet of Sei Shonagon), the valuables of the Marquis Asano, through whose kindness it truly is the following reproduced .. 272 a part of the Genji Monogatari Scroll .. .. 273 Yoritomo, the 1st Minamoto Shogun. element of a Portrait (a nationwide Treasure) belonging to the Jingoji Monastery and ascribed to Fujiwara Takanobu, 1142-1205. (Photograph kindly provided via the paintings examine Institute of Tokyo) 304 a part of the Hell Scroll [Jigoku soshi) within the number of Baron Masuda. (Photograph via the Tamato-e Doko-Kwai) .. .. .. .. 305 a part of the so-called Toba Sojo Scroll (a nationwide Treasure) owned by way of the Kozanji Monastery .. 368 Portrait of the Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimochi, belonging to the Jingoji Jvlonastery. (A nationwide Treasure) .. .. .. .. .. .. 369 Portrait of Daito Kokushi, belonging to the Daitokuji Monastery. (A nationwide Treasure) .. four hundred Portrait of Shditsu Kokushi (died 1280) by means of Mincho. (Property of the Tofukuji Monastery) .. .. 401 element of a celebrated panorama Scroll painted via Sesshu for the Mori relations. (Photograph by means of Shimbi Shoin, Tokyo) .. .. .. .. 464 one other component to a similar .. .. .. 465 A Feudal fort of (he Ycdo interval . . .. 496 "The 3 Saints," by way of Kano Masanobu (1439-90). It rcpresenis Shaka, Confucius and Lao-tzu, a favorite topic, displaying the syncretic behavior of the time. (Reproduction via the Kokka journal) 497 FIG. web page 1 photograph incised on Yayoi neolithic pottery present in Japan. Represents a guy status in a ship .. .. 2 2 photograph incised on Yayoi neolithic pottery present in Yamato. Represents deer .. .. .. .. 2 three Map of Japan and the mainland .. .. .. three four Haniwa (female figure). the unique has a cinnabar development on face and neck .. .. .. .. five five Heads oi Haniwa, displaying styles at the face (red).. five 6 Haniwa representing a horse .. .. .. .. 6 7 Haniwa representing an armed guy. "Yamato" Dolmen interval. (From Imperial Museum assortment, Tokyo) 7 eight aspect of chinese language stone monument of Northern Wei dynasty. examine the gown with that of the Haniwa of an armed guy .. .. .. .. .. 7 nine {a) element of helmet—iron and bronze, gilt. Unearthed in japanese Japan. Conjectured date, circa A. D. four hundred. {b) The development chiselled at A .. .. eight 10 Magatama from Sepulchral Mound, real measurement .. nine eleven Bronze sword pommels from the age of Sepulchral Mounds .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 10 12 Map of early Korea .. .. .. .. .. thirteen thirteen Map displaying the Eastward move of the Emperor Jimmu, as recorded within the historical chronicles .. 28 14 The Kingdoms of Korea, circa A. D. 400-800 .. .. 34 15 Himorogi. Sacred tree in its enclosure. A primitive kind of consecrated website .. .. .. .. fifty five sixteen Conjectured sort of primitive jap residing .. fifty six 17 comic strip displaying layout of major shrine {shoden) at Yamada, province of Ise .. .. .. .. fifty seven 18 Gohei. Paper strips, symbolising choices of garments made up of mulberry bark .. .. .. .. fifty eight 19 Nusa. Wand for purification. Paper strips and hempen fibre fifty eight 20 the outlet traces of Prince Shotoku's statement at the Lotus, regarded as in his personal handwriting .

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