AMONG THE FLOWERS. The Hua-chien chi. Translated by Lois Fusek.…

AMONG THE FLOWERS. The Hua-chien chi. Translated by Lois Fusek.

New York: Columbia University Press, 1982. Brown cloth. (x), 232 pp + ads. Fine in jacket, no previous owner marks. "AMONG THE FLOWERS...was compiled about 940 by Chao Ch'ung-tso, a minor official at the court of the Later Shu. The majority of the eighteen poets represented in the anthology were natives of the state of Shu, in what is now Szechuan Province, during this turbulent period. AMONG THE FLOWERS marks the emergence of a new and subsequently very influential genre in Chinese poetry, the lyric tz'u. " - jacket.

Condition: Book: Fine, Dust Jacket: Fine, Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 17252
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