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Contents Foreword: The Archive of Cathay xi  Haun Saussy Introduction: From the Decipherings 1  Christopher Bush Editor’s Introduction: Cracking the Crib 15  Timothy Billings   Cathay (1915) Ezra Pound Front Matter to Cathay 33 Song of the Bowmen of Shu 35 The Beautiful Toilet 36 The River Song 37 The River Merchant’s Wife: A Letter 39 The Jewel Stairs’ Grievance 40 Poem by the Bridge at Ten-shin 41 Lament of the Frontier Guard 42 Exile’s Letter 43 The Seafarer 46 Four Poems of Departure: “Light rain is on the light dust” 49 Separation on the River Kiang 49 Taking Leave of a Friend 50 Leave-Taking near Shoku 50 The City of Choan 51 South-Folk in Cold Country 52 Back Matter to Cathay 53   From Lustra (1916): The Chinese Poems Ezra Pound Additions to Cathay Sennin Poem by Kakuhaku 57 A Ballad of the Mulberry Road 58 Old Idea of Choan by Rosoriu 59 To-Em-Mei’s “The Unmoving Cloud” 60 Miscellaneous Poems After Chu Yuan 63 Liu Ch’e 63 Fan Piece, For Her Imperial Lord 64 Ts’ai Chi’h 64 Ancient Wisdom Rather Cosmic 65 Epitaphs 65   The Little Review (1918): Two Translations Ezra Pound Dawn on the Mountain 69 Wine 69   Cribs for Cathay & Other Poems Ernest Fenollosa et al. Editorial Conventions 73 Front Matter to Cathay 75 Song of the Bowmen of Shu (Classic of Poetry 詩經 167) 78 The Beautiful Toilet (attrib. Mei Sheng 枚乘) 90 The River Song (Li Bo 李白) 98 The River Merchant’s Wife: A Letter (Li Bo 李白) 118 The Jewel Stairs’ Grievance (Li Bo 李白) 133 Poem by the Bridge at Ten-shin (Li Bo 李白) 138 Lament of the Frontier Guard (Li Bo 李白) 151 Exile’s Letter (Li Bo 李白) 161 The Seafarer (Anonymous) 193 Four Poems of Departure “Light rain is on the light dust” 216 Separation on the River Kiang (Li Bo 李白) 220 Taking Leave of a Friend (Li Bo 李白) 225 Leave-Taking near Shoku (Li Bo 李白) 232 The City of Choan (Li Bo 李白) 236 South-Folk in Cold Country (Li Bo 李白) 243 Back Matter to Cathay 251 Sennin Poem by Kakuhaku (Guo Pu 郭璞) 253 A Ballad of the Mulberry Road (Anonymous) 261 Old Idea of Choan by Rosoriu (Lu Zhaolin 盧照鄰) 268 To-Em-Mei’s “The Unmoving Cloud” (Tao Yuanming 陶淵明) 277 After Chu Yuan (屈原 Qu Yuan) 287 Liu Ch’e (Liu Che 劉徹) 297 Fan Piece, For Her Imperial Lord (attrib. Ban Jieyu 班婕妤) 300 Ts’ai Chi’h (Pound) 304 Ancient Wisdom Rather Cosmic (Li Bo 李白) 309 Epitaphs / Fu I (Fu Yi 傅奕) and Li Po (Pound) 315 Dawn on the Mountain (Wang Wei 王維) 317 Wine (Li Bo 李白) 320   Chinese Poetry (1918) Ezra Pound 325   Acknowledgments 333 Bibliography 337 ...

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ISBN
9780823281398
Related ISBN
9780823281060
MARC Record
OCLC
1076879185
Pages
364
Launched on MUSE
2018-12-06
Language
English
Open Access
No
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