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Japanese haiku two hundred twenty examples of seventeen-syllable poems by BashЕЌ Matsuo

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Published by Peter Pauper Press in Mount Vernon, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Haiku -- Translations into English,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Japanese

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Edition Notes

Gift of Dr. Joan Rahn.

Statementby Basho, Buson, Issa, Shiki, Sokan, Kikaku, and others ; translated by Peter Beilenson.
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14539016M
LC Control Number56014429

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