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Haiku People: Big And Small In Poems And Prints

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Some 120 haiku by such masters as Basho, Issa, and Buson—all written on themes of people of various shapes and sizes, young and old—are combined with the woodblock prints and paintings of the great artists of classical Japan. The poems appear both in skillful English translation, as well as in the original Japanese.
Hardcover, 112 pages
Published May 1st 1998 by Weatherhill
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Ben Moeller-Gaa
Jan 26, 2013 Ben Moeller-Gaa rated it liked it
A nice collection of Japanese masters. The illustrations and art work are great. I only give this book 3 stars because nothing it it wowed me. At comes from reading lots of haiku, I guess. It's a good book for those new to the genre and is still a nice complement to anyone's haiku collection.
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