Three Chinese poets translations of poems by Wang Wei, Li Bai, and Du Fu

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Published by Viking, Faber and Faber in New Delhi, India, Boston .

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  • Chinese poetry -- Tang dynasty, 618-907 -- Translations into English.

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Other titles3 Chinese poets.
StatementVikram Seth.
ContributionsSeth, Vikram, 1952-, Wang, Wei, 701-761., Li, Bo, 701-762., Du, Fu, 712-770.
LC ClassificationsPL2658.E3 T46 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 53 p. ;
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1379138M
ISBN 100670840041
LC Control Number92911500

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