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A Play of Mirrors
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A Play of Mirrors Paperback - 1987

by Makoto Ooka (Editor); Thomas Fitzsimmons (Editor)

From the publisher

Poetry. Asian Studies. Translated by 15 leading scholars and poets. Ooka and Fitzsimmons present a vivid sample of the works of eight of the foremost contemporary Japanese poets born between 1919 and 1939. An invaluable introduction for students and scholars with clear, incisive introductions to each selection. Includes Yoshioka Minoru, Tamura Ryuichi, Iijima Koichi, TadaChimako, Ooka Makoto, Tanikawa Shuntaro, Shiraishi Kazuko and Yoshimasu Gozo, plus a renga sequence by Ooka and Fitzsimmons.


  • Title A Play of Mirrors
  • Author Makoto Ooka (Editor); Thomas Fitzsimmons (Editor)
  • Binding Paperback
  • Edition First Edition
  • Pages 312
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Katydid Books, Rochester, Michigan, USA
  • Date July 1987
  • Illustrated Yes
  • ISBN 9780942668087 / 0942668081
  • Weight 1.37 lbs (0.62 kg)
  • Library of Congress subjects Japanese poetry - 20th century -
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 86-21130
  • Dewey Decimal Code 895.615