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Basho is Japan's most famous poet, but he is also widely known and admired (and imitated) throughout the world. This book marks the 300th anniversary of the poet's death.<P>Basho is accepted as the greatest exponent of haiku (a poetry form unique to Japan that has a three-line, 17-syllable format and invariably linked with nature) which has captivated the imagination of millions of people of all ages around the world; it has a particular appeal to schoolchildren.

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ISBN:
9781901903157
Editor:
Gill, Stephen Henry
Editor:
Gerstle, Andrew
Editor:
Gill, Stephen Henry
Editor:
Gerstle, Andrew
Editor:
Gerstle, C. Andrew
Author:
Gill, Stephen Henry
Publisher:
Global Oriental
Location:
Folkestone, Kent England
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Haiku
Subject:
Basho, matsuo, 1644-1694
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
no. 97/366
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
8.74x5.59x.68 in. .96 lbs.

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