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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 2 ladies 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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