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Dating from the eighth century and previous, the Manyoshu is the oldest eastern poetry anthology; it's also commonly thought of to be the simplest. The 1,000 poems (out of a complete of greater than 4,500) during this well-known choice have been selected by way of a wonderful scholarly committee in keeping with their poetic excellence, their position in revealing the japanese nationwide spirit and personality, and their cultural and old importance. The acclaimed translations artfully guard the simplicity and direct caliber of the originals, and surround an important diversity of human feelings and reviews. textual content is in English only.

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