Nobutane-Kyo-Ki (宣胤卿記)

Nobutane-kyo-ki is a diary written by a court noble, Nobutane NAKANOMIKADO, who lived in the Sengoku period (period of warring states).


The diary was written from February 1480 to February1522. The diary was full of detailed information on the life of kuge (court noble) during the Sengoku period and described in detail the politics in the Kinai region (provinces surrounding Kyoto and Nara) with regard to the Eisho no Sakuran that involved the assassination of Masamoto HOSOKAWA and the death of Sumimoto HOSOKAWA in battle.

Although the original copy no longer exists, many versions of copies complement the original.

[Original Japanese]