One Hundred Poems From The Japanese

Author: Kenneth Rexroth
Editor: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811201810
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A collection of Japanese poems accompanied by their English translations
One Hundred Poems from the Japanese
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Kenneth Rexroth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

A collection of Japanese poems accompanied by their English translations
100 Poems from the Japanese
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Kenneth Rexroth
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955-06-17 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

It is remarkable that any Westerner—even so fine a poet as Kenneth Rexroth—could have captured in translation so much of the subtle essence of classic Japanese poetry: the depth of controlled passion, the austere elegance of style, the compressed richness of imagery. The poems are drawn chiefly from the traditional
One Hundred More Poems from the Japanese
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Kenneth Rexroth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

The original texts are presented in romaji, the transliteration into the Western alphabet, in this collection representative of a wide range of classical, medieval, and modern poetry
1000 Poems from the Manyoshu
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Nihon Gakujutsu Shink?kai. Japanese Classics Translation Committee
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Dating from the eighth century and earlier, the Manyoshu is the oldest Japanese poetry anthology. The 1,000 poems chosen for this famous selection were chosen by a distinguished scholarly committee based on their poetic excellence, their role in revealing the Japanese national spirit and character, and their cultural and historical
One Hundred Poets, One Poem Each
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Nihon Gakujutsu Shink?kai. Japanese Classics Translation Committee
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-31 - Publisher: Penguin UK

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,