I d Nichiy Kmoku (Daily manual to Medicine). According to medical historian Kosoto Hiroshi, the. Handbook for the introduction to medicine, and since it was written in vernacular japanese, it was a bestseller, enjoying at least nine different editions throughout late Edo period. A medical instructions manual. D Nichiy Kmoku (Daily manual to Medicine) gives us a glimpse inside the doctor’s satchel, detailing the basic knowledge of diagnosis, materia medica, pharmaceuticals, dietary regimen, acupuncture and moxibustion. Original Edo-period woodblock printed. The Art of Daily Medicine. 310 pages, traditional japanese book binding. “Fukurotoji” – pouch binding. Edo period, 1818, Bunsei. Shinsaibashi Junkei-cho (Osaka): Seihara Sugawara, Bunseimoto . Size: 16 x 10 cm. Stains&yellowish due to age, woodworm traces, very few and only on the last pages, well preserved despite its age. On the pages that do present few woodworm traces, the previous owner tried and succeeded to heal the book by applying thin washi paper on the back of the page, to prevent further tear or damage. The book should be stored in proper conditions. You can find the book on the National Japanese Diet Library, search for ID. The item “Daily Manual to Medicine, Woodblock printed Japanese, 1818, Masatoshi Hongo” is in sale since Thursday, November 14, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints”. The seller is “mihailsebastia2″ and is located in Piatra Neamt. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Paintings, Scrolls & Prints
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Woodblock Print
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Color: Black & White
- Age: 1818
- Primary Material: Paper
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original