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From a three-cornered world

new and selected poems

by James Masao Mitsui

  • 97 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese Americans -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Masao Mitsui.
    SeriesThe Scott & Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies, Scott and Laurie Oki series in Asian American studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.I836 F7 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 98 p. ;
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL657755M
    ISBN 100295975989
    LC Control Number97002927

    The Three Cornered World is the novelistic expression of the contrast between the Western ethical view of reality and the Eastern ethical view by one of Japan's most beloved authors. Natsume Soseki tells of an artist who retreats to a country resort and becomes involved in a series of mysterious encounters with the owner's daughter. The Three-Cornered World Natsume Soseki Paperback Used - Good. The Three-Cornered World Natsume Soseki Paperback Publisher: Perigee Trade Aug 5 Edition: ISBN: Description: Used - Good Good condition. Slightly dampstained. Internal SKU: V01A Wonder Book is a top rated plus seller in business since and online since !/5(K).

    Beautifully written, humorous and filled with bitter-sweet reflections on the human condition, The Three-Cornered World was intended as a unique haiku-novel with a mood utterly different to anything ever produced in the West. Demonstrating along the way a mastery of everything from Western painting to Chinese literature, Soseki succeeded in an.   As is, The Three Cornered World is rather an erratic book, and I am inclined to think this is due to the mediocre translation (Alan Turney, who continually adds in "Britishisms" throughout, and.

    From a Three-Cornered World presents 60 poems by James Mitsui, 25 of them new. His poetry has, over two decades time and three previous volumes, asserted a strong and significant voice within the growing tradition of Asian American s poems contain a family history of immigration to the Pacific Northwest from Japan and the assimilation of American culture over three. The Three-Cornered World Next I walked over to the left hand side of the room, and opened the window. At some time or other water had collected in a natural hollow about six feet by six, and now its calm surface held the reflection of a wild cherry tree.


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Formerly translated in an edition entitled "The Three-Cornered World" by Alan Turney, this is a new translation by Meredith McKinney.

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