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ONE HUNDRED POETS, ONE POEM EACH: A TRANSLATION OF THE OGURA HYAKUNIN ISSHU

By: McMillan, Peter

Price: ¥6,000.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000035729

ISBN: 0231143990

Condition: As New


The Ogura Hyakunin Isshu is one of Japan's most quoted and illustrated work s, as influential to the development of Japanese literary traditions as The Tale of Genji and The Tales of Ise. The text is an anthology of one hundre d waka poems, each written by a different poet from the seventh to the midd le of the thirteenth century, which is when Fujiwara no Teika, a renowned p oet and scholar, assembled the collection. The book features poems by high- ranking court offici... View more info

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THE KANTOCLES: SONGS FROM THE ATOMIC AISLES

By: Mosdell, Chris

Price: ¥3,300.00

Publisher: Edokko Editions: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000028972

ISBN: 0615613853

Condition: As New


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LIKE UNDERGROUND WATER : THE POETRY OF MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY JAPAN

By: N/A

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Copper Canyon Press: 1995

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007892

ISBN: 1556591039

Condition: Near Fine


a wonderful tight clean copy, this is not an Ex-Lib or a BCE/BOMC edition. Covering 80 poets and 240 poems, this comprehensive volume spans the decade before World War II, when surrealist poets dominated, to poets born in 1939 and thus touched by the war. They were influenced by French symbolists, American beats, and other Western poets but always followed their own voice, which usually rebelled against strict Japanese devices (tanka, haiku, waka), and experimented with... View more info

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MOUTH: EATS COLOR -- SAGAWA CHIKA TRANSLATIONS, ANTI-TRANSLATIONS, & ORIGIN ALS

By: Nakayasu, Sawako

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Factorial Press: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000043173

ISBN: 0975446851

Condition: Very Good


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ANTHOLOGY OF MODERN JAPANESE POETRY

By: Shiffert, Edith Marcombe

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000042958

ISBN: 0804806721

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


This much-praised collection features works by forty-nine acclaimed modern poets skilled in the styles of colloquial free verse, modern tanka, and hai ku. View more info