Page 18, The Fisher-Boy Urashima

Title

Page 18, The Fisher-Boy Urashima

Creator

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938

Source

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

Date

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

Original Format

Crepe Paper Book

Text

So Urashima promised to take great care of the box, and not to open it on any account; and then, getting into his boat, he rowed off, and at last landed on the shore of his own country.
But what happened while he had been away? Where had his father's cottage gone to? What had become of the village where he used to live? The mountains indeed were there as before; but the trees on them had been cut down. The little

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Citation

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “Page 18, The Fisher-Boy Urashima,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed July 15, 2024, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/831.