Library Collections

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: About 3,800 Materials
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: History, Geography

    Former book collection of the late professor Charless Perrat (French National Paleography School) About 3,800 Materials related to history auxiliary sciences, especially paleography, western legal history and local history.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 990 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Private collection of Prof. Philippe Lotmar (1850-1922), a formar president of the University of Bern, about Roman law, private law, labor law, legal philosophy etc.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 60 sets 224 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Archival Documents
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

    Eto Masazumi's (Kokugaku thinker, 1836-1911) autograph manuscripts. His manuscripts are based on the huge collection of books and catalogs, some of them are already dissipated.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 493 sets 2,090 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    Pribate collection of Masuda Koho (益田古峯), a teacher at Shuyukan (修猷館). The collection is mainly consists of the literary works written by Confucianists.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 12,612 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Matsunami Taigan (松涛 泰巌).
    Buddhist scriptures published in Edo period.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 855 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Mikami Masatoshi (三上 正利) about geography, history and ethnic studies in Japan, Russia, Soviet, Mongol and China.

  • Holding: Central Library Web
    Category: Digital Gallery
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: History, Geography

    [Japanese Version Only] "Moko Shurai Ekotoba" is a painting scrolls on the Mongol invasions of Japan in 1274 and 1281.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 791 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Naganuma Kenkai (長沼 賢海). Materials related to history of Oriental culture focusing on Japan.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 565 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Art, Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Prof. Nagaya Daizo (長屋 代蔵) about German drama, Hamann and Schiller.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 4,633 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Art, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Nakayama Morihiko (中山 森彦) and Prof. Nakayama Heijiro (中山 平次郎) about aesthetic and archaeology donated in 1960.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 2,138 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Donated by Prof. Naruse Shoichi(成瀬 正一) in 1936.
    Collection on French literature and French language in 19th and 20th century.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Category: Specitial Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    All-American general law reports were compiled by dividing all over the U.S. into eight sections. Among them, law reports and law report indexes of Southeast states, Southwest states and California which were not owned by Kyushu University are contained.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 413 sets 1886 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    This collection mainly consists of the private collection of Nishida Kanjiro (西田幹治郎), a Han learning (漢学) scholar lived in Setaka, and 30% of the collection consists of the private collection of Yokochi Genbanosuke (横地玄蕃助), a confucianist served under the Yanagawa domain.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 127 sets, 797 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Documents on early modern literature held by Nishioka Family and Fukumatsu Family

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 1,568 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Private collection of Prof. Nishiyama Shigekazu(西山 重和).
    The collection contains classic foreign books on international private law.
     

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 795
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography, Law, Politics
  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 5,242 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Sociology, Law, Politics

    Books and documents donated by Prof. Okuda Hachiji(奥田 八二) about social sciences, especially, documents on labor campaign in Fukuoka in 60's-90's, and documents on local administration during Prof. Okuda's term as a governor.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 274 volumes
    Category: Specitial Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    This collection consists of 274 volumes in 196 section in six fields, that is, 1) Share Bon (joke books), 2) Kokkei Bon (comic books), 3) Hanashi Bon, 4) Chubon Dokuhon, 5)Hanshibon Gokan, and 6) Kyosi (rhapsodies) covering major rate modern travesties. Most of the Share Bon are important books until Kansei Period, and among Kokkei Bon there are rare books of Chaban (farce) or Mitatee. Series of Hizakurige are also valuable. As for Chubon Dokuhon, Shinrotei's works are well collected. About 80 percent of Kyoshi Bon (rhapsodies) were collected, which are the most complete collection.

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 300 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books
    Subject: Economy, Law, Politics

    Books on colonial policy collected by Prof. Saburo Osada

  • Holding: Central Library
    Volumes: 12,000 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Terao Hisashi (寺尾 壽) about Japanese language and literature.

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