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Poetry of Han-Shan A Complete, Annotated Translation of Cold Mountain

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ISBN-10: 0887069789

ISBN-13: 9780887069789

Edition: N/A

Authors: Robert G. Henricks

List price: $34.95
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A celebration of places and the gardens they can become. Using more than 500 sketches, axonometric drawings, and photos, the authors study each garden, its history, and the patterns and ideas that contribute to its lore. In different cultures, times and geographical areas, different possibilities for gardens are revealed with many examples. A lovely book of high and accessible scholarship. While he offers little poetic competition to Burton Watson's 100 translations in Cold Mountain, Henricks (religion, Dartmouth College) does provide complete, annotated translations of the entire Han-shan collection of 311 poems, showing the range of Han-shan's poetic interests, and his relationship to the…    
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Book details

List price: $34.95
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 3/22/1990
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 486
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Problems of Dating and Authorship
On the Life of Han-shan
The Poetry of Han-shan
Translator's Note
Preface to the Ch'uan T'ang Shih Edition of Han-Shan's Poems
Poems No. 1-No. 311
The Dates of Han-shan: The Internal Evidence
Previous English Translations
An Index to Themes
Buddhist Terms, Metaphors, and Stories