- Author:Burton Watson
- Publisher:Columbia University Press; 3d ptg. edition (1971)
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Burton Dewitt Watson (June 13, 1925 – April 1, 2017) was an American scholar best known for his numerous translations of Chinese and Japanese literature into English.
Burton Dewitt Watson (June 13, 1925 – April 1, 2017) was an American scholar best known for his numerous translations of Chinese and Japanese literature into English. Watson's translations received many awards, including the Gold Medal Award of the Translation Center at Columbia University in 1979, the PEN Translation Prize in 1982 for his translation with Hiroaki Sato of From the Country of Eight Islands: An Anthology of Japanese Poetry, and again in 1995 for Selected Poems of Su Tung-p'o.
Early Chinese literature. Chinese literature - History and criticism. by. Watson, Burton, 1925-. New York : Columbia University Press. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library Donation.
Burton Watson produced indispensable English versions of Chinese and Japanese .
Burton Watson produced indispensable English versions of Chinese and Japanese literary, historical and philosophical texts. via Columbia University Press. He would return to this specialized branch of Japanese literature in Japanese Literature in Chinese, a two-volume anthology published in 1975 and 1976, and Kanshi: The Poetry of Ishikawa Jozan and Other Edo-Period Poets (1990). and the sixth century . Continue reading the main story. 304 pp. New York : Columbia University Press, 1962. to 249 . ) to the middle of the Latter Han (. The important works of this period are described with many illustrative quotations. After a brief but typically excellent Introduction, three main sections follow : HISTORY; PHILOSOPHY; POETRY.
to the Latter Han (25-220) is accompanied by a chronology, biographical information, and a selected list of translations.
Early Chinese Literature book. to the Latter Han (25-220) is accompanied by a chronology, biographical information, and a selected list of translations.
Burton Watson is one of the world's best-known translators from the Chinese and Japanese. His translations include The Lotus Sutra, The Vimalakirti Sutra, Ryokan: Zen Monk-Poet of Japan, Saigyo: Poems of a Mountain Home, and The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry: From Early Times to the Thirteenth Century, all published by Columbia. By (author) Professor Burton Watson, Foreword by William Theodore De Bary. Free delivery worldwide.
Watson, Burton, Early Chinese Literature. About the Author: Burton Watson is one of the world's best-known translators from the Chinese and Japanese.
Early Chinese Literature, 1962. Records of the Grand Historian of China, 1961. Gary Snyder: Dimensions of a Life (1991) Sierra Club Books. Ssu-ma Ch'ien, Grand Historian of China, 1958. The Rainbow World: Japan in Essays and Translations (1990) Broken Moon Press. Halper, Jon, ed. Zen Pioneer: The Life & Works of Ruth Fuller Sasaki" (2006) Shoemaker & Hoard. Strange Big Moon: The Japan and India Journals: 1960-1964" (2000) North Atlantic Books. Burton Watson Obituary (Paid NYT Death Notice). Burton Watson reading from The Old Man Who Does As He Pleases.