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Confucius to Cummings: Poetry Anthology - Pound, Ezra (Editor), and Spann, Marcella (Editor)
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This anthology is Ezra Pound's own choice of the poetry of various ages and cultures--ranging from his translations of the Confucian Odes up to E. E. Cummings--which he considered the finest of its type. It is a statement by example of the "Pound critical canon" and, as such, a short course in the history of world poetry, useful alike for the student and the general reader. Nearly a hundred poets are represented, a number of them in Pound's own translations, with emphasis on the Greek and Latin, Chinese, Troubadour, ...

Confucius to Cummings: Poetry Anthology 1964, New Directions Publishing Corporation

ISBN-13: 9780811201551

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