A Feast of Lanterns

A Feast of Lanterns

by L. Cranmer-Byng (Author)

First published in 1916, "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.

Book details

Publication date
June 13, 2020
File size
1.29 MB