Monthly Archives: August 2015

Japanese playing cards HYAKUNIN-ISSHU

IMG_5086I bought an old set of Japanese playing cards. I think they are called HYAKUNIN-ISSHU (100 Poems by 100 Poets).

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The goal of the game is to match the poem with the author, but I can’t do it correctly because I don’t read Japanese.

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The illustrations are beautiful.

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I was thinking of using them for collage, but I would feel very bad breaking the set.