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Konjaku Gazu Zoku Hyakki

Konjaku Gazu Zoku Hyakki (今昔画図続百鬼, "The Illustrated One Hundred Demons from the Present and the Past") is the second book of Japanese artist Toriyama Sekien's famous Gazu Hyakki Yagyō series, published ca. 1779. These books are supernatural bestiaries, collections of ghosts, spirits, spooks, and monsters, many of which Toriyama based on literature, folklore, other artwork. These works have had a profound influence on subsequent yōkai imagery in Japan.

Contents

  • List of creatures 1
    • First Volume - 雨 1.1
    • Second Volume - 晦 1.2
    • Third Volume - 明 1.3
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

List of creatures

The three volumes were titled 雨, 晦, and 明. From this book, Toriyama added captions.

First Volume - 雨

Second Volume - 晦

Third Volume - 明

See also

References

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External links

  • Kon-jaku ezu zoku hyakki (Japanese)
  • Yōkai Taikan (Japanese)
  • Hyakki Yagyō: Mae Kōjō (Japanese)
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