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Harvard East Asian Monographs 264

The Late Tang

Chinese Poetry of the Mid-Ninth Century (827–860)

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ISBN 9780674033283

Publication Date: 03/31/2009

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596 pages

6 x 9 inches

Harvard University Asia Center > Harvard East Asian Monographs

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Over the last several decades, Owen has distinguished himself as one of the world’s foremost scholars of the poetry of the Tang dynasty (618–906)… As always, Owen’s analysis of literary history is keen and penetrating, and his translations from the Chinese are both readable and faithful to the original poems. This is one of the most important studies on Tang poetry to appear in recent years.—J. M. Hargett, Choice

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