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Edo Culture: Daily Life and Diversions in Urban Japan, 1600-1868

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Nishiyama Matsunosuke is one of the most important historians of Tokugawa (Edo) popular culture, yet until now his work has never been translated into a Western language. Edo Culture presents a selection of Nishiyama's writings that serves not only to provide an excellent introduction to Tokugawa cultural history but also to fill many gaps in our knowledge of the daily lif ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by University of Hawaii Press
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Nishiyama Matsunosuke is an excellent scholar of Edo culture; this book was a textbook I used in my freshman year of college, and I still have it!
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