Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems (Chinese Bound)

ISBN9781782743873
PublisherOrca Book Services
PublishedSeptember 14, 2016
Pages96
AuthorHart Larrabee
FormatChinese Bound
Weight0.8 Kg.
Height11.0 in.
Width8.0 in.
Depth1.0 in.

Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems (Chinese Bound)

Hart Larrabee

Chinese Bound

September 14, 2016

Haiku - seventeen-syllable poems that evoke worlds despite their brevity - have captivated Japanese readers since the seventeenth century. Today the form is practiced worldwide and has become established as part of our common global heritage. This beautifully bound volume presents new English translations of classic poems by the four great masters of Japanese haiku - Matsuo Basho, Yosa Buson, Kobayashi Issa, and Masaoka Shiki - accompanied by both the original Japanese and a phonetic transcription.

Including editorial notes, this edition of Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems is printed on high quality paper and bound by traditional Chinese book-making techniques.

Buy Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems by Hart Larrabee (Translator) at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems (Chinese Bound)

Hart Larrabee

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ISBN9781782743873
PublisherOrca Book Services
PublishedSeptember 14, 2016
Pages96
AuthorHart Larrabee
FormatChinese Bound
Weight0.8 Kg.
Height11.0 in.
Width8.0 in.
Depth1.0 in.

Synopsis

Haiku - seventeen-syllable poems that evoke worlds despite their brevity - have captivated Japanese readers since the seventeenth century. Today the form is practiced worldwide and has become established as part of our common global heritage. This beautifully bound volume presents new English translations of classic poems by the four great masters of Japanese haiku - Matsuo Basho, Yosa Buson, Kobayashi Issa, and Masaoka Shiki - accompanied by both the original Japanese and a phonetic transcription.

Including editorial notes, this edition of Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems is printed on high quality paper and bound by traditional Chinese book-making techniques.

Buy Haiku: Classic Japanese Short Poems by Hart Larrabee (Translator) at Fully Booked online and at Fully Booked branches in the Philippines.

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