Japan’s best loved poetry classic, Hyakunin isshu

OCLC Number: 6144770
Material Type: Poetry
Document Type: Book
Translator: Howard S. Levy
Language: en
Publisher: Langstaff Publications, 1976, 1984
Publication Place: South Pasadena, CA
English Publication Date: 1976
Notes: Japanese title: Ogura hyakunin isshu.
Related: East Asian poetry in translation series, v. 1.
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