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Basho's Haiku: Selected Poems of Matsuo Basho - Basho, Matsuo, and Barnhill, David Landis (Introduction by)
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Basho's Haiku offers the most comprehensive translation yet of the poetry of Japanese writer Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), who is credited with perfecting and popularizing the haiku form of poetry. One of the most widely read Japanese writers, both within his own country and worldwide, Basho is especially beloved by those who appreciate nature and those who practice Zen Buddhism. Born into the samurai class, Basho rejected that world after the death of his master and became a wandering poet and teacher. During his travels ...

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Basho's Haiku: Selected Poems of Matsuo Basho 2004, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791461662

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Basho's Haiku: Selected Poems of Matsuo Basho 2004, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791461655

Hardcover