Masterpieces of the Orient / edited by G.L. Anderson ; general editor: Maynard Mack.

[1st ed.].. New York : Norton, 1961.

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Subjects Literatura inglesa -- Traducciones de literatura oriental.
Oriental literature -- Translations into English.
Oriental literature.
Description 396 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1961.
Summary Selected readings from the poetry, prose, and drama of the Near and Far East, with background introductions.
Contents The Near East. The golden odes (Muallaqat). The wandering king (Muallaqa of Imru?-al-Qays) -- Whom the gods loved? (Muallaqa of Tarafa) -- The centenarian (Muallaqa of Labid) -- The black knight (Muallaqa of Antara) -- The book of kings (Shahnama) : the story of Bizhan and Manizha / Firdausi -- The stream of days / Taha Hussein -- India. The blessed Lord's song (Bhagavad gita) -- Shakuntala / Kalidasa -- The financial expert / R.K. Narayan -- China. Selections / Chuang-tzu -- Poems / Po Chu-i -- Monkey (Hsi yu chi) / Wu Ch'eng-en -- The travels of Lao Ts'an (Lao-ts'an yu-chi) / Liu T'ieh-yun -- Japan. Life in a ten-foot square hut (Hojoki) / Kamo-no Chomei -- Tales of the middle counselor of the embankment (Tsutsumi chunagon monogatari) : The lady who loved worms (Mushi mezuru himegimi) -- Tales of the Heike (Heike monogatari) -- Five no plays : Atsumori ; The dwarf trees (Hachi no ki) ; The heavenly robe of feathers (Hagoromo) ; Kagekiyo ; Tsunemasa / Seami Motokiyo -- Twenty-five haiku / Basho and others -- Rashomon / Akutagawa Ryunosuke -- In a grove (Yabu no naka) / Akutagawa Ryunosuke.
Genre Translations.
Geographic Area Asia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00339875
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Anderson, G. L. 1920-
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