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Oct 03, 1990
| ISBN 9780679729587
Jan 21, 2015
| ISBN 9780804153591
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Oct 03, 1990 | ISBN 9780679729587
Jan 21, 2015 | ISBN 9780804153591
These translated poems were written by two women of the Heian court of Japan between the ninth and eleventh centuries A.D. The poems speak intimately of their authors’ sexual longing, fulfillment and disillusionment.
Ono no Komachi was a Japanese poet, known as one of the best waka poets of the early Heian period…. More about Ono no Komachi
Izumi Shikibu was a Japanese poet, born around 976 AD. She is considered by many scholars and literary critics to… More about Izumi Shikibu
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