One Hundred Poets, one Poem Each: A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Macmillan

One Hundred Poets, one Poem Each: A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse download free [PDF and Ebook] by Peter Macmillan year 2018
  • Book name: One Hundred Poets, one Poem Each: A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse
  • Author: Peter Macmillan
  • Release date: 2018/4/8
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780141395937
  • Rating: 9.11 of 10
  • Votes: 477
  • Review by: Ronin Wiggins
  • Review rating: 7.33 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Total pages: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A new edition of the most widely known and popular collection of Japanese poetry.The best-loved and most widely read of all Japanese poetry collections, the Ogura Hyakunin Isshu contains 100 short poems on nature, the seasons, travel, and, above all, love. Dating back to the seventh century, these elegant, precisely observed waka poems (the precursor of haiku) express deep emotion through visual images based on a penetrating observation of the natural world. Peter MacMillan's new translation of his prize-winning original conveys even more effectively the beauty and subtlety of this magical collection.Translated with an introduction and commentary by Peter MacMillan.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H15M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Poetry By Individual Poets, Asian History, Literary Studies: General, Poetry Anthologies (various Poets)
  • Available formats: DOCX, PDF, TXT, EPUB, DOC, RB, WORD, BMP. Compressed in ZIP, TAR.XZ, RAR, GZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.12 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x17mm
  • Weight: 224g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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