J-GLOBAL ID:201110019926145022   Research Resource code:1000001970 Update date:Feb. 10, 2005

The Hosoe Collection

Owning Organization:
Contact: Circulation and Reference Division
Resource classification: Valuable Book Collection
Research area  (2): European language literature ,  Linguistics
Old library of about 1,800 books belonged to Itsuki
Hosoe(1884 to 1947), major preson in English ,
consisting maily of English. The second edition of
"French-English, English-French Subject book" by
Cotgrave is the first full fledged two language subject
book in the world.
User procedures and method:
For details, ask for the department in charge through
affiliated library of attached university or local
public libraries.

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