Japanese Maps of the Tokugawa Era

Koishikawa Yanaka Hongō ezu Tomatsu, Masanori, active 19th century


Cover attached; cover title: 本郷湯島繪圖 Hongō Yushima ezu (Map of Hongō, Yushima). Earlier edition of Beans 1869. Shows Tōkyō University area at center bottom of map. Accompanying slip: "Koishikawa Yanaka Hongō ezu" Shrines, temples, roads, bridges, houses, rivers, and ponds indicated. Family crest indicate upper residence, square indicate middle residence, circle indicate lower residence.

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