Page 22, Ogres of Oyeyama

Title

Page 22, Ogres of Oyeyama

Creator

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938

Source

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

Publisher

[Published by T. Hasegawa, Tokyo]

Date

Meiji 24, Month 7, Day 20 (July 20, 1891)

Contributor

Eitaku, Kobayashi, 1843-1890 (illustrator)

Rights

Copyright Connecticut College, 2014. For rights and reproduction requests, contact the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives at learcenter(at)conncoll(dot)edu.

Format

Image/JPEG

Language

English, Japanese

Type

Document

Identifier

Japanese Fairy Tales No. 19

Original Format

Crepe Paper Book

Text

human skulls, and were handed to them by captive maidens whom they forced to wait upon them. When Raiko saw that Shutendoji had drank a great deal, and that the fun was becoming fast and furious, he thought now was his time to act. So stepping forward, he offered to show them the "Kyoto dance" for which he was famous. He danced so well, and handled his fan with so much grace that the drunken ogres screamed with delight, making the hall echo again to their shouts
Then producing the double drinking stoup Raiko offered it to Shu

Files

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Citation

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “Page 22, Ogres of Oyeyama,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed June 13, 2024, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/897.