Cold Mountain Poems: Zen Poems of Han Shan, Shih Te, and Wang Fan-Chih (Hardcover)
Zen Poems of Han Shan, Shih Te, and Wang Fan-Chih
Shambhala Publications, 9781590306468, 126pp.
Publication Date: July 21, 2009
Here premier translator J. P. Seaton takes a fresh look at these captivating poets, along with Wang Fan-chih, another -outsider- poet who lived a couple centuries later and who captured the poverty and gritty day-to-day reality of the common people of his time. Seaton's comprehensive introduction and notes throughout give a fascinating context to this vibrant collection.
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Praise For Cold Mountain Poems: Zen Poems of Han Shan, Shih Te, and Wang Fan-Chih…
“These poems remind us of the ugliness of greed and hunger and the need to find peace and happiness in spite of them.”—Shambhala Sunspace