Poems

Poems

Poems



Translator: Arthur Cooper
Introduction by: Arthur Cooper
Notes by: Arthur Cooper

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140442724
  • 256 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Pronounciation of Chinese Words and Names
Note on the Chinese Calligraphy
Introduction
1. “Li-Tu”
2. The Background to their Times
3. Li Po
4. Tu Fu
5. The Background to T’ang Poetry: The Beginnings: The ‘Book of Odes’, the Language and Script
6. The Background to T’ang Poetry: The Ch’u Tz’u
7. The Background to T’ang Poetry: The Ballads and the Principles of Chinese Syllabic Metre
8. A Demonstration by Ballad
9. The Approach to Translation in this Book
10. The Tones and the ‘Chinese Sonnet’
11. Reading the Poems in English

Li Po

Tu Fu

List of Titles
Index of First Lines

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