• Takeda Collection
    Title Transcription: Takeda Collection
    Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 1, 239 volumes
    Category: Archival Documents
    Contents Type: Archival Documents
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

Personal collection of the Takeda Family, the confucianists family who served under the Fukuoka domain. Kyushu University Library purchased the collection from Syukichi Takeda with Fukuoka Prefectural Library. This collection consists of Letters of Kaibara Ekiken (貝原益軒), the master of Takeda Shunan (竹田春庵), and Ancient Documents of the Takeda Family.

Collection Outline (according to an accession book)

  • Kaibara Ekiken's Letters (July 5, 1924 / 540 letters / \2,160)
  • The Takeda Family's Ancient Documents (August 15, 1924 / 680 documents / \839.8)
  • Total number of the letters and documents: 1,220, (\2999.8)

Number of the letters and documents after collection arrangement

  • Kaibara Ekiken's Letters: 542
  • The Takeda Family's Ancient Documents: 697
  • Total: 1,239

Catalog

  • 『九州大学附属図書館所蔵竹田文庫仮目録』Fukuoka Prefectural Library, 2003

References

  • 井上忠編『益軒資料』、九州史料刊行会、1955-1960
  • 『福岡県文化会館収蔵竹田文庫目録(稿)』福岡県文化会館、1972
  • 川添昭二・古文書を読む会編『新訂黒田家譜』附録巻、文献出版、1984
  • 川平敏文・大庭卓也・菱岡憲司編『福岡藩儒竹田春庵宛書簡集』、雅俗の会、2009
  • 大庭卓也「福岡藩儒竹田春庵と朝鮮通信使」『語文研究』93、2002
  • 同「李東郭筆七言律詩詩箋」『文獻探究』42、2004
  • 同「西日本に残される朝鮮通信使自筆資料」『国文学研究資料館紀要文学研究篇』32、2006
  • 同「竹田文庫」『九州大学百年の宝物』丸善プラネット、2011
Location: 
Rare Books Room