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Vietnamese folk poetry / translated by John Balaban.

Title
Vietnamese folk poetry / translated by John Balaban.
Publication
Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, [2003], ©2003.

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Details

Additional Authors
Balaban, John, 1943-
Description
xii, 73 pages; 21 cm
Uniform Title
Ca dao vietnam. English.
Alternative Title
Ca dao vietnam
Subject
Contents
Linked Verses -- The Colonial Troops Transport -- The Saigon River -- The Pole at the Village Pagoda -- Coins of Van-Lich -- Leaving the Village -- Harmony in the Kingdom -- Autumn -- Love Lament -- Complaining about the Second Wife -- The Body Is Pain -- The Red Cloth -- Lullaby -- The Ship of Redemption -- A Tiny Bird -- Talking about Birds -- Venturing Out -- Mother Egret -- Egret's Death and Funeral Preparations -- Tao -- Ke-Mo Village Girl -- Across the Field of the Old Corporal -- Difficult Love -- Phoenixes and Sparrows -- Looking Out in All Directions -- Whisky Lovers -- Replies -- Testing Confucian Obligations -- The Carp -- The Painting -- The Mandarin Who Couldn't Do Anything -- A Woman's Heart -- Husband and Wife -- Impossible Tasks -- The Girl with the Binh Tien Hairdo -- Wicked Women -- The Singer with a Bad Voice -- The Arranged Marriage -- The Homesick Bride -- The Outpost Soldier -- Evening -- The Cat -- The Concubine -- Bare Rocks and Stars -- Clear Skies, Clear Sea -- From So Mountain -- The King Star -- At the Exiled King's River Pavilion.
ISBN
1556591861 (Paper Back : alk. paper)
LCCN
2003002510
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries