Pair of Rangaku (Dutch Study) Books Published in Japan by Mitsukuri Genpo
Japanese-Dutch Grammar Volumes 1 & 2 (和蘭文典前編 和蘭文典後編）
Two volumes complete.
Syntaxis of Woordvoeging der Nederduitsche Taal (originally published in Groningen in 1810)
This edition being published in Japan in 1848 (Kaei 1).
98pp. 25.7 x 18.2cm.
Grammatica of Nederduitsche Spraakkunst (originally published in Groningen in 1822)
This edition being published in Japan in 1857 (Ansei 4)
Although published 9 years apart, the books were actually brought out together so this is a matching pair as such.
125pp. 25.7 x 18cm
Both volume in very good condition. Minor wear only and no worming. General age wear to covers. Original title slips.