for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

The Penguin Book of Japanese Verse

The Penguin Book of Japanese Verse by Geoffrey Bownas
Add to cart
US$ 17.58
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
Poetry remains a living part of the culture of Japan today. The clichés of everyday speech are often to be traced to famous ancient poems, and the traditional forms of poetry are widely known and loved. The congenial attitude comes from a poetical history of about a millennium and a half. This classic collection of verse therefore contains poetry from the earliest, primitive period, through the Nara, Heian, Kamakura, Muromachi and Edo periods, ending with modern poetry from 1868 onwards, including the rising poets Tamura Ryuichi and Tanikawa Shuntaro.
Penguin Books Ltd; September 2009
368 pages; ISBN 9780141931890
Download in secure EPUB
Title: The Penguin Book of Japanese Verse
Author: Geoffrey Bownas; Anthony Thwaite
 
Buy, download and read The Penguin Book of Japanese Verse (eBook) by Geoffrey Bownas; Anthony Thwaite today!