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Forty years in the writing, Snyder's long-awaited epic poem was initially inspired by East Asian landscape painting and his own experience within "a chaotic universe where everything is in place". Here Snyder travels beyond the Western tradition to encompass Asian art and drama, Native American performance and storytelling, the practice of Zen Buddhism, and varied landscapes all over the world. It is a moving celebration of earth and sky, rock and water, nature and humanity.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781887178570
Author:
Snyder, Gary
Publisher:
Counterpoint
Location:
Washington, D.C. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Single Author *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
General Poetry
Edition Number:
1st paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19970901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in 7 oz

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