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A Haiku Journey Bashos Narrow Road to a Far Province (Illustrated Japanese Classics) by

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Published by Kodansha International .
Written in English


  • Biography: general,
  • Poetry & poets: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Works by individual poets: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Poetry,
  • Japanese,
  • Japan,
  • General,
  • Poetry / Asian,
  • Asian

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Edition Notes

ContributionsDorothy Britton (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9037461M
ISBN 10477002858X
ISBN 109784770028587

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