Shoki Nihon Eigaku Shiryo Shusei
Collection of historical materials pertaining to the development of English language study in Japan, 1840-1884
Publication year: 1976
35mm positive, 34 reels
Index: 24 pages
Dictionaries, grammar books, conversation textbooks and readers for English learning, published from the end of Edo to the early Meiji period, are included in this collection. These books supported the first encounter with English language for Japanese people.