Books about Books
Leonardo da Vinci
Terms & Conditions
Info / FAQ
Japanese Biographical Index. Ed. by Berend Wispelwey. 3 vols. 2004. Reprint. XXXIX, 1077 pp. Orig. cloth.
While easing the use of the Japanese Biographical Archive the Index is an independant tool for any Japan related biographical research. Comprising 86,800 persons in 127,200 entries compiled from 76 biographic reference books of in total 178 volumes published between 1646 and 1999 it gives alphabetical access to both the Japanese Biographical Archive (JaBA) and the printed editions as well. Beside the emperors and shoguns the biographies represent about all classes and professions, i. a. politicians, military persons, samurais, merchants, medical men, poets, artists, and musicians with special consideration of professions and occupations characteristic for the Japanese culture like masters of the tea ceremony, ikebana artists, waka and haiku poets, and sumo wrestlers. – Each entry with living dates, profession, abbreviations of the used sources and location in the Japanese Biographical Archive. – Additionally about 12,000 cross-references.
Offer no. 29,070 | EUR 899. | export price EUR 854. (c. US$ 1032.) + shipping
This title ships usually within c. 2-4 weeks. In case shipping takes longer or the price was changed by the publisher or the title is out of print you will be notified.
As this title is not held in stock, for the protection of consumers this offer is not valid for ultimate consumers within the states of the European Union within the meaning of §§ 312b ff. & 355 BGB (formerly Distance Selling Act).
Within the European Union
* export prices available only outside of the European Union