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Kinahan Cornwallis (born 1839; died 1917) was a British civil servant, poet, writer, world traveler, and Lawyer. Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859.

A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

Ancient Japanese sailing ship

A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki. Journeys to Japan 1856.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan. Traditional Japan costumes. Buddhist monk dress.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

Theatricals costumes at Nagasaki Japan. Japan Folk Theater.

Theatricals costumes.  Japanese masks and stage costumes. Japan Folk Theater.

Theatricals at Nagasaki Japan.

Theatricals costumes at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A street scene off Shimoda. Journeys to Japan.

Street scene. Shimoda Japan. Traditional japanese clothing.

A street scene off Shimoda Japan.

A street scene off Shimoda Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

Japanese funeral procession. Traditional japanese clothing.

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

Nagasaki Friends. Japan historical costumes. antique kimonos. traditional japanese clothing.

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

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The governor of Hakodate and Suite.

Hakodate Japan. governor. Historical japanese clothing. 19th century costumes

The governor of Hakodate and Suite. While witnessing the wrestling match.

The governor of Hakodate and Suite. While witnessing the wrestling match.

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Performance of the actors, at Nagasaki Japan.

Nagasaki Japan, actors, performance, kimonos

Ladies witnessing the performance of the actors, at Nagasaki Japan.

Ladies witnessing the performance of the actors, at Nagasaki Japan.

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