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Sky above, great wind the life and poetry of Zen Master Ryokan by Kazuaki Tanahashi

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Published by Shambhala in Boston .
Written in English


  • Japanese Poets,
  • POETRY / Asian,
  • Zen priests,
  • Biography,
  • POETRY / Ancient, Classical & Medieval

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Edition Notes

StatementKazuaki Tanahashi
LC ClassificationsPL797.6.Z5 T3255 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25237811M
ISBN 109781590309827
LC Control Number2012005551

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