Late Poems Of Lu You, The Old Man Who Does As He Pleases: New Translations by Burton Watson. Burlington, Ontario: Ahadada Books, 2007, 74 pp., $12, ¥2,000 (paper)

Lu You (Yu) (1125-1210), often referred to by his literary name of Lu Fangweng (“The Old Man Who Does as He Pleases”), is one of China’s most famous poets.

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