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Japanese Poetry: The Uta by  Arthur Waley - Paperback - 1976 - from Minotavros Books (SKU: 004079)

Japanese Poetry: The Uta

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Japanese Poetry: The Uta

by Waley, Arthur

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Honolulu: An East-West Center Book, 1976. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Soft cover. 112 p.p. Japanese and English, facing translations. Reprint of the 1919 edition. Light bumping to corners, darkening to rear cover, smudge to head of rear. This collection of translations by the poet and scholar Arthur Waley reflects a period when poetry in Japan was just beginning to make a transition from the mystical and religious to the literary. Waley's translations have never been surpassed.

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Bookseller
Minotavros Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
004079
Title
Japanese Poetry: The Uta
Author
Waley, Arthur
Format/binding
Soft Cover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
An East-West Center Book
Place of Publication
Honolulu
Date published
1976
Keywords
Poetry, Japan, Japanese, Japanese Poetry, the Uta, Arthur Waley, Poems, Poetry, the Manyoshu, the Kokinshu, Waka
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry;

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About Minotavros Books

Welcome to the Labyrinth. At Minotavros Books, we invite you to discover a maze of knowledge, where you will find fine and rare books on some of the most diverse and intriguing subjects. There is something for every palette, from folklore & fairy tales around the world to alchemy and esoterica, in addition to first editions, fine binding, ephemera and a maze of general interest books. Minotavros Books is a bricks & Mortar Bookstore located in Whitby Ontario. On a journey of discovery, Minotavros Books has been helping people find and procure books for collectors, institutions, and booklovers all over the world. Reading is an adventure. What page will you turn next? Hours and LocationMinotavros Books is open Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekends and all other times by appointment. We are located at 10 Sunray St., Suite 4, Whitby, Ontario, across from Landmark Cinema's 24.

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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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