Books and boats Sino-Japanese relations in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

Edo jidai no Nitchū hiwa. English
Ōba, Osamu, 1927-2002

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  • Creator Ōba Osamu ; translated by Joshua A. Fogel
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Portland, Me. : Merwin Asia, c2012.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (338 p.)
  • ISBNs 9781937385330, 1937385337


  • Includes index.


  • ""BooksandBoats_Front Matter ""; ""Books and Boats_Front Cover""; ""Books and Boats Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Translator's Preface""; ""Chapter 1-Forgotten Sino-Japanese Contacts""; ""General Historical Knowledge and Historical Research ""; ""Closed Country (Sakoku) ""; ""In the City of Shenyang""; ""Reflections on Sino-Japanese Relations ""; ""From the KÅ?-MÅ? yowa""; ""Chinese Books Imported to Japan in the Edo Period ""; ""Nagasaki Christmas ""; ""Foreign Relations in the Edo Period ""; ""Research Experiences in Europe""
  • ""The East India Company Museum in Sweden""""Chinese and Japanese Porcelains Exported to Europe""; ""Studies of Export Porcelain""; ""Studies of Edo History""; ""Chapter 2-The Nagasaki Trade Was the Chinese Trade""; ""Domestic Chinese Political Conditions ""; ""The Number of Chinese Ships Coming to Japan ""; ""From the Qianjie Order to the Zhanhai Order ""; ""On the Shinpai ""; ""The Prize of a Shinpai ""; ""Ships Entering the Port of Nagasaki in 1688 ""; ""The Cargoes of Trading Vessels ""; ""Items Transported Back on Chinese Vessels ""; ""The Arrival of Chinese Vessels ""
  • ""Problems in the Study of Sino-Japanese Trade """"Chapter 3-The Discovery of Banned Books""; ""Summons from the Office of the Magistrate""; ""The Inspector of Proscribed Books ""; ""What Is a Banned Book? ""; ""Materials Concerned with Proscribed Books ""; ""Thirty-two Banned Books ""; ""Tianxue chuhan ""; ""Proscribed Treasures ""; ""The Huan you quan and Mukai Gensei ""; ""The Banning of a Guidebook to Beijing ""; ""The Church and the Grave of Matteo Ricci ""; ""Investigation by the Chinese-language Interpreters ""; ""Instructions from the Senior Councilors ""
  • ""The Judgment of the Magistrate """"Banned Books after JÅ?kyÅ? 2 ""; ""Fate of Banned Books and Their Vessels, 1685-1712""; ""Reasons for Banning Books ""; ""Change of Direction ""; ""Relaxation of Judgments ""; ""Documents from the Office of the Magistrate ""; ""Chapter 4-The Inspectorate of Books""; ""Generations of the Mukai Family ""; ""The Outlines ""; ""Preparing Book Explanations ""; ""Simplification of Procedures ""; ""Officially Ordered Items ""; ""The NegumichÅ? ""; ""A Song Edition That Got Away ""; ""Shoseki motochÅ? and Bidding ""; ""The Price of Books ""
  • ""Chapter 5-Arai Hakuseki, the New ShÅ?toku Laws, and the Ming Legal Codes""""The Percentage of Vessels Carrying Books ""; ""Centers of Publishing ""; ""Yu Meiji and Zhong Shengyu ""; ""The Cargo of Vessel Number Fifteen in the Year of the Rabbit ""; ""The Cargo of Vessel Number Fifty-one in the Year of the Rabbit ""; ""The Cargo for the Return Voyage of Vessel Number Fifteen in the Year of the Rabbit""; ""The Books Brought by Vessel Number Fifty-One in the Year of the Rabbit""; ""An Order for the Ming Legal Codes ""; ""Maeda Tsunanori, DaimyÅ? of Kaga ""
  • ""Tsunanoriâ€?s Studies of the Ming Legal Codes ""
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