DIMENSIONS: 10 X 12 1/2 inches (each volume, closed)
COMPONENTS: 4 volumes; 61 pages of names; housed in original envelope
NOTES: Rare set.
ITEM ID: 708
List of Names of Renounced Christians
Century: 19th (1801-1900)
Four-volume manuscript list of names of individuals who have renounced Christianity, in keeping with the Shogun’s laws against the religion. This shows how the Tokugawa government was trying to control the spread of Christianity.