The text of Ora ga haru was input, proofread, and tagged by Sachiko Iwabuchi, Research Specialist for the Japanese Text Initiative. It was also proofread by Ryuichi Takahashi. Preparation of the header and further checking was done by Christine Ruotolo of the E-Text Center.
The background for this edition is an image of handmade kozo paper by Timothy Barrett, author of Japanese Papermaking (New York: Weatherhill, 1992), in the collection of the Book Arts Press at the University of Virginia.
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Last revised May 21, 1999