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The Classic Tradition of Haiku : An Anthology
by Faubion Bowers


Overview - This unique collection spans over 400 years (1488-1902) of haiku history by the greatest masters, in translations by top-flight scholars of the field. Haiku (distilled poems featuring 17 syllables) command enormous respect in Japan. Now readers of poetry in the West can savor these expressive masterpieces in this treasury.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This unique collection spans over 400 years (1488-1902) of haiku history by the greatest masters, in translations by top-flight scholars of the field. Haiku (distilled poems featuring 17 syllables) command enormous respect in Japan. Now readers of poetry in the West can savor these expressive masterpieces in this treasury.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780486292748
  • ISBN-10: 0486292746
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publish Date: September 1996
  • Page Count: 96
  • Reading Level: Ages 14-UP
  • Dimensions: 8.38 x 5.26 x 0.27 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.18 pounds

Series: Dover Thrift Editions

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Books > Poetry > Asian - General
Books > Poetry > Anthologies (multiple authors)

 
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