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The Selected Poems of Du Fu

Author: Fu Du

Publisher: Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9780231128292

Category: Social Science

Page: 173

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The poems of Du Fu (712-77) had a diverse range of subject matter, from personal detail to historical fact, expressed with a richness of language that stretched from the elegant to the colloquial, and from the allusive to the direct. This selection includes both famous and lesser-known works.
The Selected Poems of Du Fu
Language: en
Pages: 173
Authors: Fu Du, Burton Watson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

The poems of Du Fu (712-77) had a diverse range of subject matter, from personal detail to historical fact, expressed with a richness of language that stretched from the elegant to the colloquial, and from the allusive to the direct. This selection includes both famous and lesser-known works.
The Columbia Granger's Guide to Poetry Anthologies
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: William A. Katz, Linda Sternberg Katz, Edith P. Hazen, Esther Crain
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Reference guide to poetry anthologies with descriptions and evaluations of each anthology.
Chinese Rhyme Prose
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Burton Watson
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-15 - Publisher: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Press

The fu, or rhymeprose, is a major poetic form in Chinese literature, most popular between the 2nd century b.c. and 6th century a.d. Unlike what is usually considered Chinese poetry, it is a hybrid of prose and rhymed verse, more expansive than the condensed lyrics, verging on what might be
The Rainbow World
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Burton Watson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

Nonfiction. In THE RAINBOW WORLD, Burton Watson, internationally respected translator and writer, charms us with his experiences as a student of East Asian culture and longtime resident of Japan. These essays, written over many years, reflect the changes that have taken place in postwar Japan and suggest both the pleasures
Po Chü-i
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Juyi Bai, Burton Watson
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

The T'ang dynasty was the great age of Chinese poetry, and Po Chü-i (772--846) was one of that era's most prolific major poets. His appealing style, marked by deliberate simplicity, won him wide popularity among the Chinese public at large and made him a favorite with readers in Korea and