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Full Back Issue Set

¥44,140 ¥37,520



45 issues of Kyoto Journal between KJ1 through KJ75


More than 30 years have gone by since Kyoto Journal began as a covering the cultures of Japan and Asia, yet the content of its back issues remain timeless and thought-provoking as ever.

This set contains 45 print issues of the 75 that Kyoto Journal released between 1988 and 2010 (sorry, the rest are sold out now!). This includes several special themed issues.

2, 5, 7, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17, 18: Eros, 19, 21, 24, 25: Sacred Mountains of Asia, 26, 28, 29: Word, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41, 42: Time, 44, 47, 50: Transience, 52, 58: Freeing Spirit, 59, 61: Media in Asia, 62, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70: Kyoto Lives, 72: Article 9 & the Imagination, 73, 74: Silk Roads, 75: Biodiversity

The contents for each issue can be found by browsing through the shop pages (sort by latest for easy searching)


Available only while stocks last! This page and the pricing will be updated as issues sell out.

Bundle price: ¥39,100 (approx US$352 according to current exchange rates) Need a currency converter? Use this one.

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