Japanese Maps of the Tokugawa Era

Sesshū Ōsaka ezu Shitomi, Kangetsu, 1747-1797


Cover attached; cover title: 攝州大坂大画圖 Sesshū Ōsaka ōezu (Large plan of Ōsaka Settsu Province). Later edition, without the strips of text across the bottom, of Beans [1751.1], which UBC does not have, but which is reproduced in Sako, plate facing p. 52. Cf. Kurita "Nihon ni okeru kokan toshizu" (Early Japanese Printed maps of cities) in Nagoya Daigaku Bungakubu Kenkyū ronshū (Journal of the faculty of literature, Nagoya University) 2 History 1 (1952) pp.6-7. Cited in: WSN; 147

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