1. picture book
Wikipedia definition
2. Kusazōshiis a term that covers various genres of popular woodblock-printed illustrated literature during the Japanese Edo Period (1600-1868) and early Meiji period. These works were published in the city of Edo. In its widest sense, the term kusazōshi includes the genres of akahon, aohon,kurohon, kibyōshi and gōkan; in the narrow sense it may refer uniquely to gōkan. Kusazōshi belong to the group of works of popular fiction known as gesaku .
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