Book: A Feast of Lanterns
Author: L. Cranmer-Byng

A Feast of Lanterns By L. Cranmer-Byng

Format: Global Grey free PDF
Pages (PDF): 61
Publication Date: 1916

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This 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.