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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 15 related to Secret Memoirs of the Shoguns: Isaac Titsingh and Japan, 1779-1822.    

The Lens Within the Heart: The Western Scientific Gaze and Popular Imagery ...

Timon Screech - Art - 2002 - 305 pages
The study of food practices in different cultures and societies has long been an important part of anthropological studies. In recent years anthropological literature on food ...
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Sex and the Floating World: Erotic Images in Japan, 1700-1820

Timon Screech - Art - 1999 - 319 pages
Offers an entirely new assessment of the genre of Japanese paintings and prints today known as shunga. The author seeks to re-establish shunga in its proper historical contexts ...
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Shogun's Painted Culture: Fear and Creativity in the Japanese States, 1760-1829

Timon Screech - Art - 2000 - 311 pages
In this penetrating analysis of a little-explored area of Japanese cultural history, Timon Screech reassesses the career of the chief minister Matsudaira Sadanobu, who played a ...
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Japan and the Dutch, 1600-1853

Grant Kohn Goodman - History - 2000 - 304 pages
This is the history of Dutch influence on Japan during the so-called 'closed centuries' between 1640 and 1853. Dutch maritime traders provided the only commercial link which ...
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