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Resources for Japan Scholars: Kuzushiji Database

Kuzushiji Database

Created by Japan’s Centre for Open Data in the Humanities (CODH), this database allows users to see how individual Japanese characters are rendered in kuzushiji classical cursive script across a range of historical manuscripts. In Japanese only.

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Main image: Sourced from Centre for Open Data in the Humanities’ Kuzushiji Dataset (Source)

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