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A Feast of Lanterns

L. Cranmer-Byng

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Tags: China »Poetry

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A Feast of Lanterns is a short anthology of translations of classic Chinese poetry, including such favorites as Tu Fu, Wang Po, Ch'Ang Ch'ien, Ou-Yang Hsiu, Su Tung-P'o, Yuan Mei, and Li Po. The introduction discusses some of the cultural background of the symbolism in these poems, including such symbols as the moon, flowers and dragons.

This book has 61 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1916.

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