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Poems of the Masters: China''s Classic Anthology of T''ang and Sung Dynasty Verse

By Red Pine (Translator), Contribution by Wang Wei, Contribution by Tu Fu, Contribution by Li Bai, Contribution by Wang Po

Publisher: Copper Canyon Press, August 2003
ISBN: 1556591950
MY HERO recommends this book to adult readers.
Poetry is China's greatest art, and for the past eight centuries Poems of the Masters has been that country's most studied and memorized collection of verse. For the first time ever in English, here is the complete text, with an introduction and extensive notes by renowned translator, Red Pine. Over one hundred poets are represented in this bilingual edition, including many of China's celebrated poets: Li Pai, Wang Wei, Tu Fu, Wang Po, and Ou-yang Hsiu.
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