The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets [EPUB]

The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets [EPUB]
The Sound of Water: Haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa, and Other Poets translated by Sam Hamill
2012 | EPUB | 1.38MB

Here are more than two hundred of the best haiku of Japanese literature translated by one of America’s premier poet-translators. The haiku is one of the most popular and widely recognized poetic forms in the world. In just three lines a great haiku presents a crystalline moment of image, emotion, and awareness. This illustrated collection includes haiku by the great masters from the seventeenth to the early twentieth century.