New digitized images: Philipp Franz von Siebold "Nippon" (1st edition, Unbound, Atlas)

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We've just digitized one of the treasures of Kyushu University, "Nippon" (First edition, Unbound, Atlas) authored by Philipp Franz von Siebold and published in Netherland, the early 19th century. Over 360 beautiful illustrations which describe Japanese people, life or culture at that time are now available online through Kyushu University Collections.

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Kyushu University Collections > Rare Materials > Search by keywords as "Siebold nippon"
https://catalog.lib.kyushu-u.ac.jp/opac_browse/rare/?lang=1

Source Material

  • 『Nippon; Archiv zur Beschreibung von Japan, und dessen Neben- und Schutzländern: Jezo mit den südlichen Kurilen, krafto, Koorai und den Liukiu-Inseln, nach japanischen und europäischen Schriften und eigenen Beobachtungen.』(Medical Library, Kyushu University)
    http://hdl.handle.net/2324/1001615671

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