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Author Liu, Siyu, 1964-
Title A thousand peaks : poems from China / by Siyu Liu and Orel Protopopescu ; illustrated by Siyu Liu.
Published Berkeley, Calif. : Pacific View Press, c2002.
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 Stored TCC  ARS Request  PL2658.E3 L59 2002    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 52 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 51) and index.
Contents Pity the farmer: social structure: Pity the farmer / Li Shen -- Passing Huaqing palace / Du Mu -- Clouds / Lai Hu -- Chrysanthemum song / Huang Chao -- Poem of my lost country / Lady Huarui -- Presented to Premier Kou / Qian Tao -- Poem in seven paces / Cao Zhi -- Clothes made of gold thread / Du Qiuniang -- Song of a tung tree by a well / Xue Tao -- Traveling in Long Xi / Chen Tao -- Passing the jinshi exam: scholar-officials: Passing the jinshi exam / Meng Jiao -- Horse poem / Li He -- I see the signatures of those who passed / Yu Xuanji -- On failing the jinshi exam / Huang Chao -- Painting a rooster / Tang Yin -- Song of a traveling son / Meng Jiao -- Remembering my brothers / Wang Wei -- Bamboo rock / Zheng Banqiao -- River snow / Liu Zongyuan -- Leaving Baidi City in the morning / Li Bai -- In the emerald willows / Du Fu -- Song of a well in a small yard / Mao Zedong -- Thousand peaks: embracing nature: Storm at Lakeview Tower / Su Shi -- White gibbons in autumn cove / Li Bai -- Watching Lushan Waterfall / Li Bai -- Lodging in the monk's hut / Zeng Gongliang -- Willow song / He Zhizhang -- Spring snow / Han Yu -- Flower shadows / Su Shi -- Freezing fly / Yang Wanli -- Song of the geese / Luo Binwang -- Wind / Li Qiao -- Grass on an ancient field / Bai Juyi -- Rosy cloud / Wang Zhou -- Climbing stork tower / Wang Zhihuan.
Summary A collection of thirty-five poems spanning nineteen centuries, representing both famous and lesser-known poets, including both the Chinese text and a literal translation.
Subject Chinese poetry -- Translations into English -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese poetry -- Collections -- Juvenile literature.
Related Names Protopopescu, Orel Odinov.
ISBN 1881896242
OCLC number 47092334