Manners and customs of dentistry in ukiyoe
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Manners and customs of dentistry in ukiyoe by Sen Nakahara

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Published by Ishiyaku Shuppan in [Tokyo] .
Written in English



  • Japan,
  • Japan.


  • Color prints, Japanese -- Edo period, 1600-1868.,
  • Dentistry in art -- Japan.,
  • Ukiyoe.,
  • Japan -- Social life and customs -- 1600-1868 -- Pictorial works.

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Edition Notes

Translation of: Ukiyoe ni miru shika fūzoku shi.

Statementchief author Sen Nakahara ; author and translator Yoshihisa Shindo [and] Kuninori Homma.
ContributionsShindō, Yoshihisa., Homma, Kuninori.
LC ClassificationsNE1321.8 .N3413 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination156 p. :
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3849217M
LC Control Number81166816

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