Samurai and the Culture of Japan's Great Peace (Peabody Museum)

Through artifacts from the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History and other collections at Yale University, this lavishly illustrated volume takes readers on a journey into Japan's early modern cultural and political history.

Treasures from Japan (Beinecke Library)

Yale University Library is fortunate to hold one of the few major collections of pre-modern Japanese books and manuscripts outside Japan. It is luckier still that the holdings include so many unique items of extraordinary literary, historical, and artistic importance.