Manuscript in Japanese characters on paper with nine full-page richly colored anatomical drawings. 20 folding leaves (two of which are blank). 8vo (241 x 173 mm.), orig. wrappers (wrappers somewhat wormed), manuscript label on upper cover “Zofu zusetsu” [“Explanation of Intestinal Organs”].
Miscellaneous Discourses concerning the Dissolution and Changes of the World. Wherein the Primitive Chaos and Creation, the General Deluge, Fountains, Formed Stones, Sea-Shells found in the Earth, Subterraneous Trees, Mountains, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, the Universal Conflagration and Future State, are largely Discussed and Examined.