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Poetry of Han-Shan

A Complete, Annotated Translation of Cold Mountain

Poetry of Han-Shan( )
Author: Henricks, Robert G.
Series title:SUNY Series in Buddhist Studies
ISBN:978-0-88706-978-9
Publication Date:Mar 1990
Publisher:State University of New York Press
Imprint:Suny Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $33.95
Book Description:

This is an annotated English translation of the poetry of Han-shan (Cold Mountain), a 7th or 8th century Chinese Buddhist recluse who wrote many poems about his life alone in the hills. Many of his poems describe the mountains where he lived in dramatic, yet appealing terms, while at the same time symbolizing in Zen fashion the Buddhist quest for enlightenment. Han-shan became a cult figure in the Ch'an/Zen tradition, and legends portray him and his companion Shih-te as eccentrics who...
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Book Details
Pages:486
Detailed Subjects: Religion / Buddhism / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.85 x 8.97 Inches
Book Weight:1.48 Pounds



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