Page 20, Ogres of Oyeyama

Title

Page 20, 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

bones, though there was also a dish or two of wild boar and other game.
Raiko and his comrades were almost sick with the sight, yet dared not refuse to take part in this ghastly feast. The ogre and his lords were too busy with their own meal, which they devoured ravenously, to notice their guests did no more than feign to eat, and in reality left the disgusting morsels untasted. All this time the wine had been flowing like water; indeed there was a large tub of it standing near, from which smaller vessels were constantly being filled. Some of these vessels frightful to tell, were

Files

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Citation

Hasegawa, Takejiro, 1853-1938, “Page 20, Ogres of Oyeyama,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed July 19, 2024, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/900.