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Old name of Tokyo, referring especially the area around the [[Edo castle]] (the current Chiyoda ward).
 
Old name of Tokyo, referring especially the area around the [[Edo castle]] (the current Chiyoda ward).
  

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  • Japanese: 江戸 Edo
"Edo Meisho Screen(part).The oldest image of Edo.

Old name of Tokyo, referring especially the area around the Edo castle (the current Chiyoda ward).

The Tokugawa Shogunate was located in Edo during the Edo period.

Links

Edo-Tokyo Museum

References

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