Classic Haiku: A Master's Selection

Classic Haiku: A Master's Selection

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Playing hide-and-seek

Among the tea blossoms.

—Kobayashi Issa

Haiku, the traditional Japanese verse form composed of seventeen syllables, can express a dramatic scene or philosophical idea in a single line of verse. In this collection, haiku poet Yuzuru Miura has selected and translated poems by past masters such as Basho and Buson, as well as haiku by contemporary poets. Fireflies, pheasants, a summer shower, winter snow, camellias—all the favorite haiku… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing (April 15, 1992)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 120 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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