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Published by Katydid Books, Distributed by University of Hawaii Press in Santa Fe, Honolulu, HI .
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  • Tanikawa, Shuntarō, 1931- -- Translations into English.

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Other titlesSixty-two sonnets and definitions, 62 sonnets & definitions
StatementTanikawa Shuntaro ; translated by William I. Elliott, Kawamura Kazuo ; introduction by Kitagawa Toru.
SeriesAsian poetry in translation., #14
ContributionsElliott, William I., Kawamura, Kazuo, 1933-, Tanikawa, Shuntarō, 1931-
LC ClassificationsPL862.A54 A24 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p. ;
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1703043M
ISBN 100942668359
LC Control Number92004090

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