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Haiku Menagerie, a (1992) [Collection]
by Baishitsu Basho Boncho Bosai Buson Chigetsu Chine Chiyo Eiji Fusei Gekkyo Gyotai Issa Joso Kagai Kaiga Kako Kansetu Kicho Kikaku Kito Kyorai Kyoshi Meisetsu Moritake Onitsura Rangai Roka Ryota Seisei Shigeyori Shiki Shiko Shikyu Shintoku Shoha Shushiki Sobaku Sokan Sora Takamasa Tayo Tesshi Watsujin Yasui Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Some 120 haiku by such masters as Basho, Issa, and Buson—all written about animals—are combined with the woodblock prints and paintings of the great artists as of classical Japan. The poems appear both in skillful English translation, as well as the original Japanese

Edited by Stephen Addiss with Fumiko and Akira Yamamoto

Diveded into four sections: "Walkers", "Fliers", "Crawlers", and "Swimmers". Includes an introduction with cultural background about haiku and Japanese woodblock prints, and notes on the poets and artists.

Original title: A Haiku Menagerie: Living Creatures in Poems and Prints
Original languages: Japanese


Genre: PoetryVerseHaiku

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Edition #1: Haiku Menagerie, a

Haiku Menagerie, a (1992)
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Language: English

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Haiku Menagerie, a (1992)

ISBN: 0834802481

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