Collection of Japanese classical language dictionaries
Original: Possessed by the Seikado Library, Tokyo
Publication year: 1986
35mm positive, 178 reels
Index: 64 pages
Dictionaries: 231 titles (1177 vols.), 106 reels. JPY2,120,000
Encyclopedias: 130 titles (960 vols.), 72 reels. JPY1,440,000
Seikado Library has rich holdings of classical Japanese language dictionaries from the Heian through Meiji eras, which faithfully reflect the society and mood of each era. This microfilm edition provides most comprehensive view of the history of Japanese dictionaries.