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ean: 9780231125529, isbn: 0231125526,
The medieval Buddhist poet-monk Tonna (1289–1372) was regarded as the leading poet of his day and a prominent scholar and critic. Despite his commoner status, he was assigned the task of acting as compiler for an imperial anthology of poetry and co...
sku: 0930-WS1201-A03010-0811211312, ean: 9780811211314, isbn: 0811211312,
First published in the US in 1990, the year after the uprising of Chinese students at Tiananmen Square, The August Sleepwalker collects all the early poetry of Bei Dao, China's premier poet, now living in exile. The August Sleepwalker is an extremely...
The Lontar Anthology of Indonesian Poetry: The Twentieth Century in Poetry
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ean: 9780824875039, isbn: 0824875036,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
The Lontar Anthology of Indonesian Poetry presents a wide-ranging selection of twentieth-century poetry, more than 325 poems by more than 180 authors, available for the first time in English translation. In Indonesia poetry enjoys a status far and ab...
The Essential Basho
ean: 9781570622823, isbn: 1570622825,
Here is the most complete single-volume collection of writings by one of the great luminaries of Asian literature. Includes a masterful translation of Basho's most celebrated work, Narrow Road to the Interior, along with three less well-kn...
A Drifting Boat: Chinese Zen Poetry
ean: 9781877727375, isbn: 1877727377,
This anthology gathers together over 1500 years of Chinese Zen (Ch'an) poetry from the earliest writing, including the Hsin Hsin Ming written by the 3rd Patriarch, to the poetry of monks in this century. Poets include Wang Wei, Li Po, Tu Fu, Yuan Mei...
The Chieko Poems (Green Integer)
ean: 9781933382753, isbn: 1933382759,
Married to the feminist Naganuma Chieko, Takamura Kotaro modeled their relationship on sexual equality. In 1931 Chieko began to show signs of schizophrenia, which led to attempted suicide. In 1935 Takamura was forced to commit his wife, who died of t...
Zen Fool Ryokan
ean: 9780804821285, isbn: 0804821283,
A collection of more than 150 poems by the Zen monk Ryokan. His works remain widely popular in Japan today, with their celebrations of everyday joys and sadness. This edition presents Ryokan's poetry in English alongside the original Chinese and Japa...
Mountain Home: The Wilderness Poetry of Ancient China
ean: 9781582431499, isbn: 1582431493,
China's tradition of "rivers-and-mountains" poetry stretches across millennia, representing the earliest and most extensive literary engagement with wilderness in human history. It is a plain-spoken poetry of immediate day-to-day experience, and yet ...
The Complete Clay Sanskrit Library: 56-volume Set
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ean: 9780814717431, isbn: 0814717438,
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The Clay Sanskrit Library, co-published by NYU Press and the JJC Foundation, has been created to introduce classical Sanskrit literature to a wide international readership. This literature combines great beauty, enormous variety and more than three t...
Liberal Virtues: Citizenship, Virtue, and Community in Liberal Constitutionalism
mpn: bibliography, index, ean: 9780198275565, isbn: 0198275560,
Liberal democracy is often defended because it secures freedom, order, and prosperity. Without slighting these solid achievements, this book responds to those who worry that the theory and practice of free self-government neglect the importance of co...
The Clay Sanskrit Library: Ramayana: 5-volume Set
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ean: 9780814717455, isbn: 0814717454,
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The Ramáyana epic centers around Rama, the crown prince of the city of Ayódhya, providing a profound meditation on the paradox of the hero as both human and divine. After rescuing a sage from persecution by demons. Rama attends a tournament in the ...
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