Type : Kusazoshi, Woodblock print book (Small-sized book)
Topic : A novel based on the Kaga Sodo. The Kaga Sodo was a family disturbance that occurred in the Kaga domain during the Edo period.
Title : Hokusetsu bidan jidai kagami Volume 40, (Jo)
Author : Tamenaga Shunsui
Artist : Utagawa Kunisada(Toyokuni III)
Publisher : Jakurindo
The estimated Period : Meiji era (1870)
Material : Paper
Book Dimensions : 177mm x 117mm(7in x 4.6in)
Weight : Total 14gram (.5oz)
Page : Total number of pages is about 20. (about 90% illustration pages + about 10% text pages)
Condition : Antique item; (damaged by tear, spot, dirt, scribbles, worm-eaten holes, etc...) Please view pictures as they are a part of the description.
The work is not a modern reproduction, but an actual one which had been printed in 1870(estimated).