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Zinos Books (Firm)


General Context

Vendor. Zinos Books specializes in Early Printed Works, especially from the 16th century; topics of interest include Theology, Jesuitica, Catholic Missions, and Renaissance Humanism.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Hekija kanken roku... manuscript

 Collection — Volume 1
Scope and Contents Side-stitched manuscript of 24 leaves (some double-leaves), including four full-page illustrations, being a compendium of texts opposing the propagation of Christianity in Japan. Included are selections from Seiyō kibun by Arai Hakuseki, based on his conversations with Italian missionary Giovanni Battista Sidotti, Taiji jashū ron by Sessō Sōsai, Hekija kanken roku by Tetsujō Ukai, and an article from a Chinese newspaper published in 1861. The illustrations depict fumi-e, Christian...
Restrictions on Access

Open for research.

Dates: not before 1861