The 32nd Misakicho salon
Over Japanese book of Edo
"Misakicho salon" of Hotel Tokyo of garden learning old and new Japanese culture happily. A lot of books which people of the Edo era got close to stay in world's best secondhand bookstore street, Kandajinboucho. It is called "book printed in Japan" (wahon) made using Japanese paper and thread. We learn constitution and structure of Japanese book while actually touching the cause of cooperation of secondhand bookstore "Japan Publishing" proud of founding 70 to this time, Japanese book at the time. In workshop of the latter half, we take book printed in Japan of one one in hand and are opportunity valuable at all when we can touch to set up of Japanese book that sumi and unique fragrance of Japanese paper, ancient people who challenges exceed time more than for the dismantling, reproduction of Japanese bookbinding for 200 years, and exist brought about. In this series, we finally break and read character and aim at getting close to Japanese book. Do you not experience the world of Japanese book full of wisdom and curiosity of people of the Edo era by all means?
◆From 14:00 to 14:30 lecture
"The times and flow of the binding judging from the classic family register"
◆From 14:30 to 16:00 workshop
"Dismantling and reproduction ～ of Japanese bookbinding book of ... Edo conflicting with Japanese book"
We distribute one one, Japanese book. We touch hand, and structure of Japanese book that people of the Edo era thought about by untying Japanese book is seen. And we bind Japanese book again and go back up in original figure.
<lecture lecturer> Japanese bookshop Yukio Nishiaki (we do and go in autumn)
It is along Misakicho, Shiroyama Street and runs secondhand bookstore "Japan bookshop" which deals mainly with "national language, Japanese literature" with family. We handle every book from the Edo era to the present age.
<plan produce> Tribute to wind company plan editorial department Mie Akiyama (we have an interview in autumn)
We run town site "navigator bra Jimbocho" of Jimbocho. We launch "Jimbocho formula guide" who settled "rial" of secondhand bookstore street of Jimbocho in 2008. We are going to issue the ninth book in this autumn.