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Haiku: The Poetry of Nature

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"the dawn of New Year's Day–
yesterday
how far off!"

Haiku: The Poetry of Nature showcases 60 classic haiku by such writers as Basho and Kyoshi, poets who mastered the art of this quiet yet evocative poetry form.

Haiku's simple poetry form and focus on nature have inspired and captivated people the world over. This collection of classic Japanese examples effectively displays t
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Hardcover, 90 pages
Published December 2nd 2002 by Universe (first published January 1st 2002)
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Mahdi
من هیچ وقت با هایکو میانه ی خوبی نداشتم. "طرح" رو خیلی دوست دارم، ولی هایکو رو نه چندان. فکر کنم به خاطر این که تمام کاری که می کنه، تصویر سازیه. البته اگه این تصویرها واقعاً ناب باشن، خب لذت می برم، ولی اکثر موارد تصویرها این قدرها ناب نیستن.
این کتاب رو به خاطر نقاشی های زیبای قدیمی ژاپنیش دوست داشتم. مخصوصاً بعضی هاش، مثل طوفان و باران تابستانی، یا گربه ای که پنجه ش رو می لیسید، خیلی عالی بودن.
Yasmin
Fantastic book! Show case's traditional and modern haiku poets. Illustrations are wonderful of an art form no longer in use. The poetry is a captivating read. I think haiku should be brought back into popular use. So much can be said in few words. The sound if spoken aloud is lovely. I found some haiku ports unknown to me, Altho' goodreads doesn't have some of the poets on here. We'll worth a read!
Andisheh Mofidi
او چیزی می گوید
من چیزی می گویم
پاییز عمیق می شود
کیوشی
Carolyn
The works of art woven with a collection of haiku in original and translation. Absolutely enthralling and gives the reader pause for thought of the depth a few words can express! This little book is ideal for a quiet moment in the day to meditate. We pause and appreciate our world near and far and see how the eastern ideas fit our days as well.
Zohreh Hanifeh
خیلی عالی بودند. غیر از هایکوهای زیبا که منتخب بودند و توضیحی که در مقدمه درباره ی هایکو داده بود و همین طور توضیح کوتاهی که در مورد هر کدام از هایکونویس ها در انتها آورده بود، نقاشی هایی که در هر صفحه گذاشته بودند هم بی نظیر بود!
نقاشی هایی که مرتبط با موضوع هایکو بودند و ژاپنی و قدیمی، با توضیح مختصری از نقاش و اسم اثر. و واقعا دلچسب می کردند هایکوها را.
پر از لبخند و حس خوب شدم از خواندن و تماشای این کتاب خوب :)
Jbondandrews
A wonderful book! Even the pictures were poetry. I find haikus to be very inspiring.
Sarah
I bought this book in the British Museum the first time I was in London, which was back when I was 15. I looked into it, but didn't quite get the hang of the haiku back then. Result: this book ended up on my shelf and was forgotten about.
Recently however, I found it back and this time - maybe it's because I'm now old and wise... - I really liked it. The haiku (both old and new) and the traditional Japanese art are a lovely combination.
Pip
This is a nice little book filled with not only haiku but also some very beautiful reproductions of Japanese art. I enjoy the haiku form, but I'll readily admit that I did not get most of the haiku. Perhaps it is because I am a Westerner; understanding foreign literature is difficult. But some of the poems in the book were very poignant.
Brian Wilson
Haiku is the sort of thing you either get or don't get, so it's tough to 'rate' the content of this collection in an accessible way - but I will say the book itself is gorgeous!
Lysergius
A beautifully illustrated collection of Haiku.
Cecilia
Kombinerat med bilderna är denna bok en pärla!
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