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Title:
Chinese poems
Author:
Waley, Arthur.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2000.

©1946
Physical Description:
213 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Originally published: London : George Allen and Unwin, 1946.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780486411026
Format :
Book

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Central Library PL2658.E3 W24 1946 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Scores of great poems in incomparable translations by noted British sinologist: "16 Songs of Courtship," "Hymn for the Fallen," "Fighting South of the Ramparts," "Ballad of Mulan," more, plus many poems by the great Po Chu-I, including "After Passing the Examination," and "Last Poem." Splendid introduction to Chinese poetry.


Author Notes

Arthur Waley (1889-1966) is highly regarded for his many translations of Chinese & Japanese literature.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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