Page 19, The Fisher-Boy Urashima


Page 19, The Fisher-Boy Urashima


Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938


Private collection, on loan to the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives, Connecticut College


Meiji 19, Month 11, Day 1 (Nov. 1, 1886)

Original Format

Crepe Paper Book


brook that ran close by his father's cottage was still running; but there were no women washing clothes in it any more. It seemed very strange that everything should have changed so much in three short years. So as two men chanced to pass along the beach, Urashima went up to them and said: "Can you tell me please where Urashima's cottage, that used to stand here, has been moved to?"- "Urashima?" said they; "why! it was four hundred years



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