Civic Heraldry Literature - Japan

Heraldry of the World
Heraldic literature

This page shows the sources used, or to be used, on the Japanese part of the site Heraldry of the World. Not all the information from the literature mentioned below has been added to the site yet. If you require information from one of the sources below, please contact me.

I am always looking more more, local, literature, such as newspaper articles etc. If you want to donate these, please send them as pdf or contact me !

Posters, websites, mails/letters, stamps, postcards, maps and similar sources are not included. For an overview of heraldic picture albums, tobacco cards, trade cards, stamps etc, see here)

Books and references

  1.   Phillips, D.F. (ed.) : Japanese heraldry and heraldic flags. The flag heritage foundation monograph and translation series, Publication No 7.; Danvers, Massachusetts, 2018, 160 p. ISBN 978-1-4507-2436-4.
  2.   Ströhl, H.G. : Nihon moncho. Japanisches Wappenbuch. Ein Handbuch für Kunstgewerbetreibende und Sammler. Anton Schroll, Wien 1906.