|Stockno.:||-||Artist:||Various artists - Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III), Torii Kiyomitsu II, Shibata Zeshin||Description: ||The liberated birds: a memorial book for Kanjaku (Kanjaku tsuizen hanashitori)
Published in Edo by Kintsūsha in 1852 (Kaei 5).
A two volume set in commemoration of the actor Nakamura Utaemon whose artist name was Kanjaku (= playing with sparrows), hence the illustrations on the original covers.
2 volumes, numerous illustrations and poems|