ANDO HIROSHIGE
FAMOUS PLACES IN EDO


All credit goes to J Noel Chiappa for cataloguing these prints.


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: Mid 1830's
Publisher: Kansendō (Sen'ichi)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: Memorial Catalogue, J Noel Chiappa

There are apparently two fairly different editions of this series; in the later edition, the upper cloud band has been removed, and the lower cloud band has also been altered.

Image 1
Cherry-trees in the rain on the Sumida Embankment
(Sumida tsutsumi uchū no sakura)

Image 2
Eitai Bridge and fishing boats off Tsukuda Island
(Eitai-bashi Tsukuda oki isaribune)

Image 2
Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama no hana-zakari)

Image 2
Tōeizan Temple at Ueno
(Ueno Tōeizan)

Image 2
Fireworks at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku hanab)


A New Selection of Famous Places in Edo
Shinsen Edo meisho

Date: Mid-1830's
Publisher: Kinshindō (Moriji)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: Memorial Catalogue, J Noel Chiappa

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View of cherry-blossoms in full flower at Tōeizan Temple in Ueno
(Ueno Tōeizan hana-zakari no zu)

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View of Kinryūzan Kannon Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan Kannon no zu)

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View of Zōjō Temple in Shiba
(Shiba Zōjō-ji no zu)

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Image of cherry-blossom viewing at Asuka Hill
(Asuka-yama hanami no zu)

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View of Moon viewing at the twenty-sixth night at Takanawa
(Takanawa nijūroku-ya no zu)

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View of a shower on the embankment of the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa zutsumi hakuu no zu)

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View of Spring at Shindote by Shinobazu Pond
(Shinobazu ike Shindote haru no kei)

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View of wisteria in full bloom in the precincts of the Kameido Tenman Shrine
(Kameido Tenman-gū keidai fuji hana-zaka[ri] no zu)

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Spring Scene at Naka-no-chō in the New Yoshiwara
(Shin Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō haru no kei)

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Nihon-bashi yukibare no zu
(Clear weather after snow at Nihon Bridge)

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View of fireworks in the cool of the evening at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku nōryō hanabi no zu)

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Goten-yama manka no zu
(Image of cherry-blossoms in full bloom at Goten Hill)

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View of the outlook from the top of Atago Hill in Shiba
(Shiba Atago sanjō chōbō no zu)


Eight Views of the Environs of Edo
Edo kinkō hakkei

Date: Mid-1830's
Publisher: Privately for the Taihaido poetry club by Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudō)
Format: Oban yokoye
Number of Prints: 8/8
References: Memorial Catalogue, Strange, Stewart (Chapter 7, Chapter 17), van Vleck (p.112-113), Albuquerque (358-365), J Noel Chiappa

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Tama-gawa no shūgetsu
(Autumn Moon on the Tama River)

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Azuma no mori no yau
(Night rain at Azuma Grove)

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Asuka-yama no bosetsu
(Evening snow on Asuka Hill)

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Returning sails at Gyōtoku
(Gyōtoku no kihan)

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Descending geese at Haneda
(Haneda no rakutan)

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Evening bell at Ikegami
(Ikegami no banshō)

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Evening glow at Koganei
(Koganei no sekishō)

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Haze on a clear day at Shiba Bay
(Shiba-ura no seiran)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: Late 1830's or Early 1840's
Publisher: Unknown
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

The second print is a re-publication of a print from an earlier series, with an altered title cartouche, and minor changes in the image (e.g. re-cut fireworks). Other prints from that series were re-published in yet another re-printing, with an altered series title.

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower on the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa hana-zakari)

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Fireworks at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryūgoku hanabi)


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: Late 1830's or Early 1840's
Publisher: Unknown
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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View of a spring morning in the New Yoshiwara
(Shin Yoshiwara haru akebono no zu)


Three Views of Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho mitsu no nagame

Date: Late 1830's or Early 1840's
Publisher: Enjudō (Marujin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Clear weather after snow at Nihon Bridge
(Nihon-bashi yukibare)

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Cherry-blossom viewing at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama hanami)

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Summer moon at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku natsu no tsuki)

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Moon at Takanawa
(Takanawa no tsuki)

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Zōjō Temple in Shiba in the snow
(Shiba Zōjō-ji setchū)

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Ueno
(Ueno hana-zakari)


Famous Places in Edo: All the Bridges
Edo meisho hashi zu[kushi]

Date: Early 1840's
Publisher: Kansendō (Sen'ichi)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Nihon Bridge
(Nihon-bashi)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: Early-mid-1840's
Publisher: Yūeidō (Arisei)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Tōeizan Temple at Ueno
(Ueno Tōeizan)

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Moon-viewing at Takanawa on the twenty-sixth night
(Takanawa Nijūro-kuya)

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View of Zōjō Temple in Shiba
(Shiba Zōjō-ji no zu)

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Atago Hill in Shiba
(Shiba Atago-yama)

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Suiten Shrine at Akabane
(Akabane Suiten-gū)

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Public viewing of the garden at the Hachiman Shrine in Fukagawa
(Fukagawa Hachiman yama-biraki)

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Kinryūzan Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan)

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Kameido Tenman Shrine
(Kameido Tenman-gū)

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Moon on the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa no tsuki)

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Plum garden at Kameido
(Kameido umeyashiki)

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Benkei Moat outside Sakurada
(Soto Sakurada Benkei-bori)

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Fudō Temple in Meguro
(Meguro Fudō)

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Kanda Myōjin Shrine
(Kanda Myōjin yashiro)

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View of Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki no kei)

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Great fireworks display at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku ōhanabi)

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Shinobazu Pond
(Shinobazu no ike)

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama hana-zakari)

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View of the Niwaka Festival in the New Yoshiwara
(Shin Yoshiwara Niwaka no zu)

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View of clear weather after snow at the Tenman Shrine at Yushima
(Yushima Tenman-gū yukibare no zu)


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: Mid-1840's
Publisher: Enjudō (Marujin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Image of the outlook from Atago Hill in Shiba
(Shiba Atago-yama yori miharashi no zu)

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Matsuchi Hill
(Matsuchi-yama)

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Image of cherry-blossom viewing at Asuka Hill
(Asuka-yama hanami no zu)


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: Mid-1840's, 1853/9
Publisher: Isechū (firm name unknown) / Enjudō (Marujin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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View of Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki no zu)

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View of the precincts of the Shimmei Shrine at Shiba
(Shiba Shinmei shanai no z)

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View of Benten Hill at Kinryūza Temple in Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan Benten-yama no zu)

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Akabane Bridge and Suiten Shrine in Shiba
(Shiba Akabane Suiten-gū)

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Cherry-blossoms in the rain by the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa uchū no hana)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: ca.1850
Publisher: Shōrindō (Fujikei)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Cherry-blossom procession at Naka-no-chō in the Yoshiwara
(Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō sakura dōchū)

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View of prosperity in the Sarukawa District
(Saruwaka-machi hanjō no zu)

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View of Higashi Hongan Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Higashi Hongan-ji no zu)

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Clear morning after snow at Nihon Bridge
(Nihon-bashi yukibare no asa)

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Eitai Bridge and Tsukuda Island
(Eitai-bashi Tsukuda-jima)

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The Spiral Hall at the Temple of the Five Hundred Arhats
(Gohyaku rakan Sazai-dō)

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Atago Hill in Shiba
(Shiba Atago-yama)

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Looking toward Ikenohata from the hill of the Yushima Tenjin Shrine
(Yushima Tenjin sakaue yori Ikenohata o miru zu)

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Visiting the Founder's Hall at Myōhō Temple in Hori-no-uchi
(Hori-no-uchi Myōhō-ji Sōshi mōde)

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Gathering shellfish in the sea at the Benten Shrine in Susaki
(Susaki Benten no hokora kaijō shiohigari)

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Kinryūzan Temple at Asakusa in snow
(Asakusa Kinryūzan setchū)

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Fireworks at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku hanabi)

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Image of the Daimaru dry-goods store in the Ōdenma District
(Ōdenma-chō Daimaru gofukudana no zu)

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Kanda Myōjin Shrine
(Kanda Myōjin)

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Hachiman Shrine at Fukagawa
(Fukagawa Hachiman no yashiro)

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Inari Shrine at Ōji
(Ōji Inari yashiro)

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Plum Garden at Kameido
(Kameido umeyashiki)

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Image of cherry-blossom viewing at Asuka Hill
(Asuka-yama hanami no zu)

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View of the front of Zōjō Temple in Shiba
(Shiba Zōjō-ji mae no kei)

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Image of cherry blossoms in full bloom at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama manka no zu)

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Cherry-blossom time at Naka-no-chō in the Yoshiwara
(Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō sakura toki)

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Looking toward Ikenohata from the hill-top at the Yushima Tenjin Shrine
(Yushima Tenjin saka-ue yori Ikenohata o miru zu)

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Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: ca.1850's
Publisher: Kinkyōdō (Yamashō)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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View of crowds going to kaomise Kabuki plays in the Saruwaka District
(Saruwaka-machi shibai kaomise hanei no zu)

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Cherry-blossom Festival at Naka-no-chō in the Yoshiwara
(Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō sakura no monbi)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: 1853
Publisher: Kinkyōdō (Yamashō)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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View of Springtime on the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa haru no kei)

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Enjoying the evening cool at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku-bashi yūsuzumi)

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Image of cherry-blossom viewing at Asuka Hill
(Asuka-yama hanami no zu)

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Nihon Bridge and Edo Bridge
(Nihon-bashi Edo-bashi)

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New Year Sun-rise at Susaki
(Susaki hatsu hinode)

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View of Autumn at Takanawa
(Takanawa aki no kei)

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Sumiyoshi Shrine at Tsukuda Island
(Tsukuda-jima Sumiyoshi no sha)

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Waterfall River at Ōji
(Ōji Takino-gawa)

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Ochanomizu
(Ochanomizu)

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama hana-zakari)

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View of the precincts of Kinryūzan Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan keidai no zu)

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The messenger of Bishamon on the third day of the New Year Festival, an old custom at Atago Hill
(Atago-yama kitsurei shōgatsu mikka Bishamon no tsukai)

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Viewing Autumn foliage at Kaian Temple in Shinagawa
(Shinagawa Kaian-ji momiji-mi)

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View of Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki chōbō)

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Precincts of the Tenman Shrine at Kameido
(Kameido Tenman-gū keidai)

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Benten Shrine at Shinobazu in Ueno
(Ueno Shinobazu ike Benten no yashiro)

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Waterfall River in Ōji
(Ōji Takino-gawa)

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Precincts of the Toeizan Temple at Ueno
(Ueno Tōeizan keidai)

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Saruwaka District and Kinryūzan Temple seen from Matsuchi Hill
(Matsuchi-yama Saruwaka-machi Kinryūzan)

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Plum Garden at Kameido
(Kameido umeyashiki)

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The Willow Tree of Farewells to Guests at the Nihon Embankment in the New Yoshiwara
(Shin Yoshiwara Nihon-zutsumi mikaeri no yanagi)


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: 1853/9
Publisher: Isechū (firm name unknown) / Enjudō (Marujin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Scenery of the Hollyhock Slope at Kompira Shrine
(Kompira-gū Aoi-zaka no fūkei)

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The ocean at Shinagawa Station
(Shinagawa no eki kai)

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The Pond of the Twelve Shrines at the Kumano Shrine at Tsunohazu in Yotsuya
(Yotsuya Tsunohazu Jūni-sō ike Kumano yashiro)

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The Gate of the Thunder God at the Kannon Temple in Asakusa
(Asakusa Kanzeon Raijin-mon)

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Scene of maple leaves at the Waterfall River in Ōji
(Ōji Takino-gawa kōyō no fūkei)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: 1854/4-11
Publisher: Kinkyōdō (Yamashō)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Higashi Hongan Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Higashi Gomon-zeki)

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View of the Hongō District
(Hongō no kei)

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Hachiman Shrine
(Fukagawa Hachiman-gū)

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Outer Sakurada
(Soto Sakurada)

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Ōhashi, Nakazu and Mitsuma
(Ōhashi Nakazu Mitsuma)

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The Myōin Shrine at Kanda
(Kanda Myōin)

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Zōjō Temple at Shiba
(Shiba Zōjō-ji)

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Sacred Fudo in Meguro
(Meguro Fudō-son)

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Tenman Shrine at Yushima
(Tenman-gū)

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Nishi Hongan Temple at Tsukiji
(Tsukiji Nishi Gomon-zeki)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: 1854/7I
Publisher: Yūeidō (Arisei) and Sansendō (Yamajin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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View of the Moon at Takanawa
(Takanawa tsuki no kei)

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Goten Hill
(Goten-yama hana-zakari)

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The Mimeguri Embankment on the Sumida River
(Sumida-gawa Mimeguri tsutsumi)

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Tōeizan Temple in Ueno
(Ueno Tōeizan)

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The Reservoir and the Sannō Shrine
(Tameike Sannō no yashiro)

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Shinobazu Pond
(Shinobazu no ike)

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Kameido Tenman Shrine
(Kameido Tenman-gū)

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Kanda Myojin Shrine
(Kanda Myojin)

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Suiten Shrine at Akabane
(Akabane Suiten-gū)

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Kasumigaseki
(Kasumigaseki)

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Benkei Moat at the Outer Sakurada
(Soto Sakurada Benkei-bori)

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Zōjō Temple in Shiba
(Shiba Zōjō-ji)

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Atago Hill in Shiba
(Shiba Atago-yama)

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Kinryūzan Temple in Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan)

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Tenman Shrine at Yushima
(Yushima Tenman-gū)

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Naka-no-chō in the Yoshiwara
(Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō)

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Fireworks at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku-bashi hanabi)

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Cherry-blossoms at Asuka Hill
(Asuka-yama no hana)

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Plum Garden at Kameido
(Kameido umeyashiki)


Among Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho no uchi

Date: 1854/8
Publisher: Enjudō (Marujin)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Enjoying the evening cool under the Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku-bashi shita yūsuzumi)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: 1856/2
Publisher: Kinkyōdō (Yamashō)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Cherry-blossom time at Naka-no-chō in the New Yoshiwara
(Shin Yoshiwara Naka-no-chō sakura toki)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: Late 1850's
Publisher: Kinshindō (Moriji)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Evening cool at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku nōryō)

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Kanda Myōjin Shrine
(Kanda Myōjin)

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View of fireworks at Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku hanabi no zu)

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Kinryūzan Temple at Asakusa
(Asakusa Kinryūzan)

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Cherry-blossoms in full flower at Ueno
(Ueno hana-zakari)


Famous Places in Edo
Edo meisho

Date: 1858/3
Publisher: Kinkyōdō (Yamashō)
Format: Oban yokoye
References: J Noel Chiappa

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Restaurant with a view of the Ryōgoku Bridge
(Ryōgoku-bashi chōbō ryōriya)

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The three Kabuki theatres in the Saruwaka District
(Saruwaka-machi San-za)

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The public flower garden in the inner precincts at Asakusa Temple
(Asakusa okuyama hana-yashiki)

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The Central Hall and Double Hall at Ueno
(Ueno Chū-dō Futatsu-dō)

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Dry-goods stores on Koji District Street
(Koji-machi-dori gofuku-te)

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Dry-goods stores in the Ōdenma District
(ōdenma-chō gofuku-ten)

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Outside Torano Gate: Konpira Shrine and Hollyhock Slope
(Torano-mon soto Konpi[ra]-sha Aoi-zaka)

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Suruga District
(Suruga-chō)

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Suiten Shrine at Akabane
(Akabane Suiten-gū)

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Outside Hibiya, seen from Sukiya-gashi
(Sukiya-gashi yori Hibi[ya] soto o mir)

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Village on the Tama River
(Tama-gawa no sato)

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Shinmei Shrine in Shiba
(Shiba Shinmei-gū)