page 04, The Cub's Triumph

Title

page 04, The Cub's Triumph

Description

This is a Japanese woodblock printed crepe paper book, telling a fairy tale story "The Cub's Triumph."

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. 17 Kami Negishi, Tokyo

Date

Meiji 19, Month 12, Day 7 (Dec. 7, 1886)

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 tale stories XX

Original Format

Crepe Paper Book

Text

The deer, and the wild boar, the hares, the weasels, and the stoats even the bright little squirrels had been shot, or had fallen into traps. At last, only the badger, and the fox, with her young one were left. And they were starving, for they dared not venture from their holes for fear of the traps. They did not know what to do, or where to turn for food. At last the badger said, "I have thought of a plan. I will pretend to be dead. You

Files

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Collection

Citation

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “page 04, The Cub's Triumph,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed July 19, 2024, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/829.