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By Matsuo Basho, Jane Reichhold (trans) and Shiro Tsujimura (illustrator)

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9781568365374 | Kodansha Amer Inc, September 13, 2013, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Este diario de viaje (cuaderno de bocetos, impresiones y apuntes) es ejemplo perfecto del haibun, género en boga en la época de Basho (1644-1694), en el que un texto en prosa rodea, como si fuesen islotes, a un grupo de haikús...read more

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9789681678685 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, February 22, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Este diario de viaje (cuaderno de bocetos, impresiones y apuntes) es ejemplo perfecto del haibun, género en boga en la época de Basho (1644-1694), en el que un texto en prosa rodea, como si fuesen islotes, a un grupo de haikús.

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Product Description: Basho's Haiku offers the most comprehensive translation yet of the poetry of Japanese writer Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), who is credited with perfecting and popularizing the haiku form of poetry. One of the most widely read Japanese writers, both within his own country and worldwide, Basho is especially beloved by those who appreciate nature and those who practice Zen Buddhism...read more

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9780791461662 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 12, 2004, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Basho's Haiku offers the most comprehensive translation yet of the poetry of Japanese writer Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), who is credited with perfecting and popularizing the haiku form of poetry.

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Product Description: In the seventeenth century, the pilgrim-poet Basho undertook on foot a difficult and perilous journey to the remote northeastern provinces of Honshu, Japan's main island. Throughout the five-month journey, the master of haiku kept a record of his impressions in a prose-poetry diary later called The Narrow Road to a Far Province...read more

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9784770028587 | Kodansha Amer Inc, March 1, 2002, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In the seventeenth century, the pilgrim-poet Basho undertook on foot a difficult and perilous journey to the remote northeastern provinces of Honshu, Japan's main island.

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Product Description: In the account which he named The Narrow Road to Oku, Basho makes a journey lasting 150 days, in which he travels, on foot, a distance of 600 ri. This was three hundred years ago, when the average distance covered by travelers was apparently 9 ri per day, so it is clear that Basho, who was forty years old at the time, possessed a remarkably sturdy pair of walking legs...read more

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9784770020284 | 1 edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, April 15, 1997), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In the account which he named The Narrow Road to Oku, Basho makes a journey lasting 150 days, in which he travels, on foot, a distance of 600 ri.

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Product Description: By combining the idea of "Karumi" --lightness of touch--and oneness with nature, Basho (1644-1694) rose above the artificiality of previous haiku poets to become the master of the genre in his time. His exquisite compositions reflect the influences of his Zen Buddhism and a life spent traveling, and reveal him to be an inspired perfectionist who sought to express himself in the purest possible form...read more

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9780146001642 | Penguin USA, August 1, 1996, cover price $0.95 | About this edition: By combining the idea of "Karumi" --lightness of touch--and oneness with nature, Basho (1644-1694) rose above the artificiality of previous haiku poets to become the master of the genre in his time.

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Product Description: Basho is best known in the West as the author of Narrow Road to the Interior, a travel diary of linked prose and haiku that recounts his journey through the far northern provinces of Japan. This volume includes beautiful Japanese-style illustrations by Stephen Addiss.
By Matsuo Basho and Sam Hamill (trans)

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9780877736448 | Reissue edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 1, 1991), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Basho is best known in the West as the author of Narrow Road to the Interior, a travel diary of linked prose and haiku that recounts his journey through the far northern provinces of Japan.

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The seventeenth-century Japanese poet describes his two-year 1500-mile pilgrimage across the island of Honshu.

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9781893996311 | White Pine Pr, October 15, 2004, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The seventeenth-century Japanese poet describes his two-year 1500-mile pilgrimage across the island of Honshu.
9780934834650 | Reprint edition (White Pine Pr, April 1, 1986), cover price $12.00

Verse and prose observations of a seventeenth-century writer during his travels through Japan

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9780870112393 | Reissue edition (Kodansha Amer Inc, October 1, 1982), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Verse and prose observations of a seventeenth-century writer during his travels through Japan

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