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ONE HUNDRED POETS, ONE POEM EACH

By: Macmillan, Translator) Peter (Editor

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2018

Seller ID: RWARE0000046768

ISBN: 0141395931

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A prize-winning translation of the most widely known and popular collection of Japanese poetry Hyakunin Isshu is the most famous and popular collection of Japanese poetry , and the first work of Japanese literature ever to be translated into Engl ish. Compiled in the fourteenth century, the book is a collection of one hu ndred waka poems (a precursor of haiku), dating back to the seventh century . It's had a huge influence on Japanese culture ever si... 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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BEARDED CONES & PLEASURE BLADES: THE COLLECTED POEMS OF TORII SHOZO

By: Shozo, Torii

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: Highmoonoon: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000047569

ISBN: 1933606312

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bearded Cones & Pleasure Blades contains all of the poetry of Torii Shozo ( 1932-99) in English translation for the first time. Taylor Mignon took a de cade to produce his painstaking translation. Shiraishi Kazuko introduces th e work, and Taylor adds an essay. It is illustrated by Torii's fellow VOU C lub poets/artists KitasonoKatue and Yamamoto Kansuke. Torii Shozo situated himself poetically in a unique position straddling two worlds. His erudite ... View more info