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noun

  1. [context: Japanese history] A residence or estate of a daimyo

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Google previewKabuki In Modern Japan (1990)

Mayama Seika And His Plays by Brian Powell

Sengoku Yashiki is a symmetrical drama, with a long and static central scene preceded and followed by short scenes which have proportionately much more movement and action. At the beginning of the play the rónin are about to arrive at the ...

Google previewThe Mikado's Empire (1903)

by William Elliot Griffis

The yashiki is a product of architecture distinctively Japanese. Its meaning is “ spread-out house.” It is such a homogeneous struct— ure that it strikes the eye as having been cut out of a solid block. It is usually in the form of a hollow square, ...

Google previewThe Mikado's Empire: book 2. Personal experiences, observations, and studies in Japan, 1870-1874. book 3. Supplementary chapters, including history to the beginning of 1912 (1913)

by William Elliot Griffis

The yashiki is a product of architecture distinctively Japanese. Its meaning is “ spread-out house.” It is such a homogeneous ...

Google previewLonely Planet Western Honshu & Shikoku (2016)

by Lonely Planet

Built for a middleranking samurai family during the early 18th century, Buke Yashiki is an immaculately preserved house and garden .

Google previewContemporary Architects (2016)

by Muriel Emanuel

The Ninja Yashiki is a pertinent metaphor here, the place of a refuge of the Ninja, a 17th century Japanese mercenary: fold-away stairs, secret passageways, one- way views, hidden floors, the very apotheosis of our idea of the flexibility of the ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Tokyo (2011)

by Roman Cybriwsky

° HAIRYO YASHIKI HAIRYO YASHIKI. These were mansions and 85 H.

Google previewJapan Encyclopedia (2002)

by Louis Fr?d?ric, Louis-Frédéric, Käthe Roth

Kirishitan Yashiki. "House of the Christians," name for a building in Edo (a former school) where people suspected of being Christians were held and interrogated starting in 1646. Giuseppe Chiara (Okamoto San'emon, d. 1685) and Giovanni ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Beasts and Monsters in Myth, Legend and Folklore (2016)

by Theresa Bane

Yashiki. (AH- shee. ah-rye. YASHkey). An ancient YŌKAI from Japanese folklore, ashiarai yashiki (“foot-washing mansion”) is a gigantic disembodied muddy foot and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1902)

Biographical, Historical, and Descriptive by Russell Sturgis

Inside the quadrangle of barracks came a second, for the accommodation of the domestic officials of the household, and, finally, in the centre of all was the daimyo's yashiki, a plain, onestory building, huge in extent, but very simple. A forest of ...

Google previewSturgis' Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1989)

An Unabridged Reprint of the 1901-2 Edition by Russell Sturgis

Iaside the quadmogle of harmeks eame a serood, for the areommodatioo of the domestie offieials of the housebold, aod, fioally, io the eeotre of all was the daimyo's yashiki, a plaio, ooe-story buildiog, buge io exteot, but rery simple. A forest of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emulsion Technology (1985)

Applications by Daniel Schuster

Yashiki, T. Influence of Hydrophilic-Lipophilic Balance Values of Surfactants on Ephedrine Release from Emulsified Liquid Systems.

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Nagamachi buke yashiki in Kanazawa

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