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Of this world; a poet"s life in poetry.

by Lewis, Richard

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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kobayashi, Issa, 1763-1827.,
  • Kobayashi, Issa, 1763-1827.,
  • Japanese poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • Haiku.

  • About the Edition

    Translations of the haiku of Japanese poet Issa, arranged to reflect the events of his life. Black and white photographs accompany the text.

    Edition Notes

    Consists of 4 biographical sections, each of which is followed by a selection of haiku by Issa.

    StatementPhotos. by Helen Buttfield.
    ContributionsKobayashi, Issa, 1763-1827., Buttfield, Helen, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL797.2 .Z5L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5619861M
    LC Control Number68028739

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