The Classic Tradition of Haiku : An Anthology Paperback
Edited by Faubion Bowers
Part of the Dover Thrift Editions series
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 96 pages
- Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
- Publication Date: 24/01/1997
- Category: Poetry
- ISBN: 9780486292748
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Review by tombrinck
Though a short book (78 pages), the collection is a good one: classic haiku from the 15th to 19th century with a wide selection from many different authors. I hate footnotes, but this book puts all of its commentary into footnotes -- nearly every poem has a substantial footnote. Nevertheless, the commentary is interesting, so squint your eyes and start reading...
Review by nancynova
rabck from cordeliaAnne; light read before released