ONE HUNDRED POETS, ONE POEM EACH: A Treasury of Classical Japanese Verse
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 waka poems (the precursor of haiku) express deep emotion through visual images. Well illus.
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