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Masaoka Shiki

Masaoka Shiki

His Life and Works
by Janine Beichman
ISBN:
9780887273643
Description

"Excellent...Anyone interested in Shiki should consult [this] by all means."

-Burton Watson

The first critical biography of Shiki in English, this book offers a complete portrait of the life and far-reaching influence of "the father of modern haiku." Beichman puts Shiki's brief, energetic life, his personality, and his fertile work--including haiku, tanka, and diaries--into fascinating context.

 

Specs

Publisher: 
Cheng & Tsui
Publication Date: 
2002
Trim Size: 
5.5 x 8.5
Format: 
Paperback
Pages: 
192pp
Reviews

Excellent...Anyone interested in Shiki should consult [this] by all means.

— Burton Watson