Library Collections

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 10,804 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

    The book collection of Private Fukuoka Library deposited to the Central Library was purchased for Hirose Bunko soon after the war. Materials are related to philosophy, Japanese history and Japanese literature.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 265 sets 713 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Book collection of Udo Hosokawa Family. Valuable books (including Azuma Kagami Fushimi version etc.) and materials related to Japanese literature.

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  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 7,950 books
    Category: Specitial Collection (Copies)
    Contents Type: Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

    Facsimile reprints of 101 series of publications published in era of Sung to Qing in China are made at Yiwen Yinshuguan in Taipei in 1964 to 1970. In each series, bibliographical documents cited from Shikoteiyo or the like were attached. Lost books were restored as much as possible.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 200 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics

    Former collection of 200 books about Tang stories and Tang books by Matazo Ishizaki who was a former librarian of Tokyo Imperial University Library and published a fine book "History of Chinese slang literature in modern Japan".

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】 Ito Library
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Science

    Personal collection on geological science by Prof.Tokunosuke Ito.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 151 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Economy, Agriculture

    Agricultural economy and marketing report on experiment station in American universities.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 424 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics
  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】 Medical Library
    Volumes: 247 sets 726 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Science, Medical Science

    A part of personal holdings of Dr. Kokichi Kano. Kyushu University purchased Korean books, directories and bibliographic catalogs from his holdings.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】 Humanities and Social Sciences Library
    Volumes: 406 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books
    Subject: Law, Politics
  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 62
    Category: Specitial Collection (Original)
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Economy
  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】 New Central Library【Ito】 Humanities and Social Sciences Library
    Volumes: 703 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Law, Politics

    Books donated by Kyushu International Culture Assosiation.
    Documents on politics, diplomacy and culture in the Far East during World War II.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 396 sets 2,244 volumes
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books
    Subject: Philosophy, Religion, Literature, Linguistics

    Private collection of Kondo Isai (近藤畏斎), a feudal retainer of the Hirado Domain.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 270 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Western Books
    Subject: Art, Literature, Linguistics

    Personal collection on European literature by Kori Torahiko (郡虎彦) , an international playwright born in Japan. Prof. Akira Osawa, a professor belonged to Faculty of Law and Letter, was a close friend of Kori and it might be a reason of the donation of the collection.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 10,000 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books
    Subject: Literature, Linguistics, History, Geography

    Private collection of Prof. Tamura Sen-ichiro (田村 専一郎), related to Japanese history and Japanese literature. The collection contains the oldest copy of "Yamato Tales" appointed national cultural asset.

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 5,027 books
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Wahon, Chinese Books, Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Science

    Book collection about science history collected by Prof. Kuwaki Ayao (桑木 彧雄, Ayao, 1878-1945).

  • Holding: Central Library【Hakozaki】
    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【Hakozaki】
    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【Hakozaki】 Ito 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【Hakozaki】 Humanities and Social Sciences 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【Hakozaki】
    Volumes: 879
    Category: Private Collection
    Contents Type: Japanese Books, Western Books
    Subject: Agriculture

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