The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets (Shambhala Centaur Editions) pdf epub fb2

The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets (Shambhala Centaur Editions) by Sam Hamill pdf epub fb2

The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets (Shambhala Centaur Editions) Author: Sam Hamill
Title: The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets (Shambhala Centaur Editions)
ISBN: 1570620199
ISBN13: 978-1570620195
Other Formats: lrf doc lrf docx
Pages: 152 pages
Publisher: Shambhala (November 14, 2006)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1738 kb
Size EPUB version: 1773 kb
Subcategory: Poetry




<p > Here are more than two hundred of the best haiku of Japanese literature translated by one of America’s premier poet-translators. The haiku is one of the most popular and widely recognized poetic forms in the world. In just three lines a great haiku presents a crystalline moment of image, emotion, and awareness. This illustrated collection includes haiku by the great masters from the seventeenth to the early twentieth century.