The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry

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This rich compendium of translations is the first to look at Chinese poetry through its enormous influence on American poetry. Starting with Ezra Pound's "Cathay" (1915), it includes translations by three other American poets (William Carlos Williams, Kenneth Rexroth, Gary Snyder) and a translator-scholar-poet (David Hinton), all long associated with "New Directions", the great New York literary publishing house founded just over 70 years ago.The collection gathers some 200 poems by nearly 40 poets, from the anonymous early ...

The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry 2007, Anvil Press Poetry, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780856463969

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The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry 2004, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780811216050

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The New Directions Anthology of Classical Chinese Poetry 2003, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780811215404

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