One Hundred and One Chinese Poems with English Translations and a Preface by Shih Shun Liu Introductory by Edmund Blunden Foreword by John Cairncross with seven additional translations

Shih Shun Liu; Blunden, Edmund; Cairncross, John


Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
Place Published: Hong Kong
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1967
Size: 12mo

Selection of 101 Chinese poems, from 47 poets, beginning with Fu Hsuan (3rd Century) to Yu Mei-jen (C-20th); parallel text with Chinese originals and English translation of facing pages; Foreword by John Cairncross, who provides a further seven translations); includes bibliography, concordance tables, and list of poets; limited to 1500 copies, stated ‘First Printing September 1967’; very occasional mild foxing, o.w. Very Good and clean throughout; dustwrapper lightly rubbed, tanned to spine, and with closed tear along front fold, o.w. G-VG.

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