A hundred verses from old Japan : being a translation of the Hyaku-nin-isshu

ISBN: 9784805308530, 4805308532
OCLC Number: 174144411
Material Type: Poetry
Document Type: Book
Translator: William N. Porter
Language: en
Publisher: Clarendon Press, 1909; Tuttle, 1979, 1997, 2007
Publication Place: Oxford; Rutland, VT, North Clarendon, VT
English Publication Date: 1909
Notes: Japanese title: Ogura hyakunin isshu.
Abstract: Compiled in the thirteenth century, the "Ogura Hyakunin Isshu" is one of Japan's most quoted and illustrated works, as influential to the development of Japanese literary traditions as "The Tale of Genji" and "The Tales of Ise." This text is an anthology