Anonymous (17th Century)
Bunsho soshi (The Tale of Bunsho)
Detchoso, 3 vols., possibly incomplete manuscript, ink, color, and gold on paper, in gold-flecked kumogami paper wrappers, title slip with title as above, sewn, re-bound as one volume with modern brocade cover and matching folio (worming to middle volume, slight soiling, staining and some scattered losses to gilt and pigments).
Vol. I, 12 leaves unnumbered, text, 10 columns per page, with 5 single-page illustrations; Vol. II, 17 leaves unnumbered, text, 10 columns per page, with 5 single-page illustrations, Vol. 3, 16 leaves unnumbered, text, 10 columns per page, with 4 single-page illustrations.
9 x 6 3/4in (22.8 x 17.1cm)
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