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Kindergarten Shoho by Iijima Hanjuro, 1885
 
'Kindergarten Shoho' (Preliminary Kindergarten) by Iijima Hanjuro was copyrighted on October 4th Meiji 17 (1884) and published by Fukuda Senzo in August of Meiji 18 (1885).

You can find full copies online either at the National Diet Library Digital Collections (https://dl.ndl.go.jp/info:ndljp/pid/812551) or the Waseda University Library (https://archive.wul.waseda.ac.jp/kosho/to04/to04_01807/to04_01807_0002/to04_01807_0002.html).

My thanks to Masatsugu Tsutsumi for locating these links and for translating the dating information for me.

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Analysis

I have only analysed the Folds of Life at the present time.

The Paper Crane

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The Sanbo

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The Tenjin Shrine

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The Kimono

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The Long Lantern

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The Fox Face

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The Trousers

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Yakko-san

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The Lantern (aka the Muff)

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The Cross

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The Sedan Chair

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Unidentified design

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Unidentified design

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Unidentified design

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The Kabuto-Base Cicada

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Unidentified design

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The Kabuto

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Unidentified design

The text appears to say 'Fox'

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Unidentified design

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Raccoon

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Unidentified design

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Unidentified design

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Takarabune (aka Chinese Junk)

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The Sanbo on Legs

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Unidentified design

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Unidentified design

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The Cut Frog

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Turtle (presumably cut)

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The Lotus

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The Windmill

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Fox

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Unidentified design

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Unidentified design

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Fukusuke

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Unidentified design

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The Iris

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Unidentified design

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Ocho and Mecho

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One Hundred Cranes

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Selected Pages

Tsutsumi and Noshi - Wrappers

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Making a Square from an Oblong

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One Fold Symmetry Patterns

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Two Fold Symmetry Patterns

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Three Fold Symmetry Patterns

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Four Fold Symmetry Patterns

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Five Fold Symmetry Patterns

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Folds of Life

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