REFERENCE BIBLIOGRAPHY OF KYUDO and RELATED TEXTS ON FILE

Acker, William R.B. Japanese Archery. Rutland, Vermont, Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc, 1965 (cloth, 84 pp).

All Nippon Kyudo Federation (A.N.K.F.). Kyudo Manual: Volume 1, Principles of Shooting. Tokyo: A.N.K.F., 1994 (pb, English translation of official ZNKR manual, 136 pp).

Ascham, Roger. Toxophilus, the schole of shootinge conteyned in two bookes. London: Edward Whitechurch, 1545 (photocopy of original in British Library).

Ascham, Roger. Toxophilus, the schole of shootinge conteyned in two bookes. London: Edward Whitechurch, 1545 (photocopied excerpts of modernized version in Giles, The Whole Works of Roger Ascham, Vol II, New York: AMS Press, Inc 1965, reprinted from London 1864 edition).

Claremon, Neil. Zen in Motion. Rochester, Vermont: Inner Traditions International, 1991 (pb, Yabusame, 127 pp).

DeProspero, Dan and Jackie. Illuminated Spirit: Conversations with a Kyudo Master. Tokyo, New York, London: Kodansha International, 1996 (cloth, 144 pp).

Deshimaru, Taisen. The Zen Way to the Martial Arts. New York: E.P. Dutton, Inc, 1982 (pb, 120 pp).

Durckheim, Karlfried. The Japanese Cult of Tranquillity. York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, Inc, 1991 (pb, 110 pp).

Durckheim, Karlfried Graf von. Hara: the Vital Centre of Man. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1962 (cloth, 208 pp).

Genzini, Luigi. Kyudo—the Way of the Bow: The art of shooting the traditional Japanese bow according to the Heki Insai Ha School: Technical Manual. (printout of PDF file, 77 pp).

Harrison, E.J. The Fighting Spirit of Japan. London: W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd., 1955 (cloth, 250 pp).

Herrigel, Eugen. Zen in the Art of Archery. New York: Book-of-the-Month Club (Vintage Books), 1997 (cloth, orig 1953, 109 pp).

Herrigel, Eugen. Lo Zen e il Tiro con L'Arco. Milano: Adelphi Edizioni S.P.A., 1983 (pb, 99 pp).

Herrigel, Eugen. Zen in der Kunst des Bogenshiessens. Bern, Munchen, Vien: Otto Wilhelm Barth Verlag, 1951, 1984 (cloth reprint of orig German ed, 94 pp).

Herrigel, Eugen. The Method of Zen. New York: Vintage Books (Random House), 1960, 1974 (pb, 125 pp).

Hirose, Nobuko. Immovable Wisdom: the Art of Zen Strategy, the Teachings of Takuan Soho. Shaftesbury, Dorset, Rockport, Massachusetts, Brisbane, Queensland: Element Books Ltd, 1992 (pb, 181).

Hoff, Feliks F. Kyudo: die Kunst des japanischen Bogenshiessens. Berlin: Weinmann, 1993 (pb reprint of 1979 orig, 222 pp).

Hoff, Feliks. Kyudo: the Way of the Bow. Boston and London: Shambala, 2002 (pb, 252 pp).

Hurst, G. Cameron III. Armed Martial Arts of Japan: Swordsmanship and Archery. New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1998 (cloth, 243 pp).

Kaufman, Steve. The Martial Artist's Book of Five Rings. Boston, Rutland, Vermont, Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Co., Inc, 1994 (pb, 106 pp).

Klens-Bigman, Deborah, and Raymond A. Sosnowski. The Way of the Bow: The kyudo path to a disciplined mind.  USA: Sweetwater Press, 2008 (cloth, 144 pp).

Kushner, Kenneth. One Arrow, One Life: Zen, Archery, Enlightenment. Boston, Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing, 2000 (pb reprint of 1958 Arkana ed, 112 pp).

Leggett, Trevor. Zen and the Ways. Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1987 (pb reprint of orig 1978, 258 pp).

Lieh-tzu. The Book of Lieh-tzu. In Translations from the Asian Classics. New York: Columbia University Press, 1960, 1990 (photocopied excerpts).

Martin, Michel. Kyudo: un Tir, une Vie. Paris: Editions Amphora S.A., 1990 (pb, 215 pp).

Martin, Michel. Kyudo: un Tir, une Vie. Paris: Editions Amphora S.A., 1990. (MMS. English translation by Lutgard Cunningham and Charles Harper).

Mishima, Yukio. The Samurai Ethic and Modern Japan (Hagakure Nyuumon). Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1978 (pb, 166 pp).

Miyamoto, Musashi. The Book of Five Rings. Boston and London: Shambala, 1993 (pb trans T. Cleary, 114 pp).

Morisawa, Jackson S. The Secret of the Target. New York and London: Routledge, 1988 (pb, 142 pp).

Nitobe, Inazo. Bushido: the Warrior's Code. Burbank, California: Ohara Publications, Incorporated, 1979 (pb, orig 1899, 112 pp).

Obereisenbuchner, Matthias. Kyudo—Der Weg des Bogens. Dusseldorf: ECON Taschenbuch Verlag, 1987 (pb, 217 pp).

Ochiai, Seikichi and Hideharu Onuma. Japanese Archery. Tokyo: Asahi Archery Equipment Company, 1961 (pb, 36 pp).

Onuma, Hideharu with Dan & Jackie DeProspero. Kyudo: the Essence and Practice of Japanese Archery. Tokyo, New York, London: Kodansha International, 1993 (cloth, 160 pp).

Random, Michel. Japan: Strategy of the Unseen. Wellingborough, Northamptonshire: Crucible (The Aquarian Press), 1987 (pb, 205 pp).

Random, Michel.  The Martial Arts.  London: Octopus Books Ltd, 1978 (cloth, 286 pp).

Sekida, Katsuki. Zen Training: Methods and Philosophy. New York, Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1975 (pb, 258 pp).

Seisenkai Kyudo Club. Guide Book for Learning Kyudo. Yokohama: Seisenkai, 1992 (unpublished photocopy, 27 pp).

Soho, Takuan. The Unfettered Mind. Tokyo, New York, London: Kodansha International, 1986, 2002 (cloth, 142 pp).

Sollier, Andre and Zsolt Gyorbiro. Japanese Archery: Zen in Action. New York & Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1969 (cloth, 94 pp).

Stein, Hans Joachim. Kyudo: the Art of Zen Archery. Shaftesbury, Dorset: Element Books Ltd, 1988 (pb, 181 pp).

Suzuki, Daisetz T. Zen and Japanese Culture. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1959, 1970 (pb, Bollingen Series LXIV, 478 pp).

Suzuki, Daisetz T. Zen and its Influence on Japanese Culture. Eastern Buddhist Society, 1938. (photocopied excerpts from Zen and Swordsmanship I, pp 72-100).

Suzuki, Daisetz T. Rinzai on Zen. In The Awakening of Zen, Boston and London: Shambala, 1987, pp 62-65.

Yamamoto, Tsunetomo. Hagakure: the Book of the Samurai. Tokyo and New York: Kodansha International, 1979, 1983 (pb, 180 pp).

White Rose Kyudojo Sharei Study Group. Honda Ryu Sharei. Privately published, 2011 (pb, 95 pp). Partial translation of Honda Ryu Sharei Kaisetsu Sho (Honda Ryu Sharei Kento Linkai).

Zen Nippon Kyudo Renmei. Shako Hassetsu: Eight Fundamental Parts of Shooting in Japanese Archery. Tokyo: ZNKR, 1986 (pb, 16 pp).


JOURNAL ARTICLES, EPHEMERA, MISCELLANEA

Adkins, Bonnie, compiler. Archery. Washington Post, 29 July 1996. (Summary of Olympic event from The Olympic Fact Book, 1 p).

Anonymous. Illustrations of kyudo equipment with Japanese captions. In Shukajishu (Collection of Ten Old Things), 1909 , 74 pp (photocopy).

Arai, Masanori. Guidebook of Kyudo Training Course (Extraction). (Unpublished photocopy, 2 September 2001, 11 pp).

Crane, Mary Beth. The Silk Road. Los Angeles Times, 22 September 1997. (Article on kyudo incorporated into dance theatre, 1 p).

Herrigel, Eugen. Die ritterliche Kunst des Bogenshiessens. In Zeitschrift fur Japanologie (Nippon 2/4), 1936, pp 193-212 (photocopy).

Hisao, Ishioka & Kohei Irae. Nihon Budo Taikei. Tokyo: Dohosho, 1982. Excerpts and illustrations from 1704 text, 40 pp (photocopy) .

Konno, Yoshitaka. The effects of 'DOHSA' training for improving the performance of Japanese archery. Unidentified journal article, after 1990 (11 pp) (photocopy).

Lytton, Ursula J. Inside and Outside of a Kyu-dojo: An Anthropological Approach. In Proceedings of the Toho Gakkai, Tokyo, 1987. Abstract, 2 pp (photocopy).

Lytton, Ursula J. Aspects of Dual Symbolic Classification: Right and Left in a Japanese Kyu-dojo. In Asian Folklore Studies, Vol XLVIII-2, pp 277-291. Nagoya: Nanzan University Anthropological Institute, 1989 (photocopy).

Lytton, Ursula J. Andere Aspecte des Kyudo. In Anthropos, Vol 84, 1989, pp 531-538.

Masler, Daniel. Kyudo: Japan's Noble Archery. In Tokyo Journal, January 1987, pp 68-71 (photocopy).

Miyamoto, Masakazu. Changes of Heart Rate, Somatic Anxiety, and Performance of Japanese Archers during Practices and Matches. In The Japanese Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 1994, Vol 33, No. 3, pp191-200 (photocopy).

Rogers, John M. Arts of War in Times of Peace: Archery in Honcho Bugei Shoden [to be continued]. In Monumenta Nipponica: Studies in Japanese Culture, Vol 45 No 3, 1990, pp 253-284 (photocopy).

Yamada, Shoji. The Myth of Zen in the Art of Archery. In Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 2001, 28/1-2, pp 1-30 (printout of PDF file).

Yokoyama, Ryouji, "Shooting Nurtures the Mind's Eye".  Translated from Seien, No 536, November 1993 (printout from http://www.atarn.org/japanese/mindseye.htm ).

 
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