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A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

By: Digby, John & Bai, Hong Ai

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982A


These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the human spirit. Those who are unfamiliar with the work of these great poets will find John Digby and Hong Ai Bai to be superb guides to the recesses of the heart in this superbly crafted bi-lingual collection enlightened by their commentary. Those already conversant with its classical authors will be delighted to find in this beautiful volume... View more info

Image for A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

A Break in Passing Clouds: Improvisations on Chinese Poems

By: Digby, John & Bai, Hong Ai

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982B


These subtle improvisations on ancient Chinese verse will remind readers of the power of poetry to touch and revive the human spirit. Those who are unfamiliar with the work of these great poets will find John Digby and Hong Ai Bai to be superb guides to the recesses of the heart in this superbly crafted bi-lingual collection enlightened by their commentary. Those already conversant with its classical authors will be delighted to find in this beautiful volume a revival an... View more info

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.1


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts View more info

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.2


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts View more info