The Selected Poems of Tu Fu

The Selected Poems of Tu Fu

by Tu Fu, David Hinton
     
 

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For over a millennium, Chinese literati have almost unanimously considered Tu Fu (712-770 A.D.) to be their greatest poet.See more details below

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For over a millennium, Chinese literati have almost unanimously considered Tu Fu (712-770 A.D.) to be their greatest poet.

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Gary Snyder
“Tu Fu said ‘A poet's ideas are noble and simple.’ But Tu Fu does not seem so simple to us. His richly-layered work is well represented in these crisp translations. The background notes are invaluable. One of the world's finest poets is made available here.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811211000
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Publication date:
06/28/1989
Pages:
173
Sales rank:
441,088
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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