Bashō's haiku : selected poems by Matsuo Bashō / translated by annotated, and with an introduction by David Landis Barnhill.

"Basho's Haiku offers the most comprehensive translation yet of the poetry of Japanese writer Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), who is credited with perfecting and popularizing the haiku form of poetry. One of the most widely read Japanese writers, both within his own country and worldwide, Basho...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Matsuo, Bashō, 1644-1694.
Other Authors: Barnhill, David Landis.
Format: Book
Published: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2004.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Selected chronology of the life of Matsuo Bashō
  • Introduction: The Haiku poetry of Matsuo Bashō
  • Translation of the Hokku
  • Notes
  • Major nature images in Bashō Hokku
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Index to Bashō Hokku in translation
  • Index to Bashō Hokku in Japanese
  • Index of names.