Man'yo Luster

Books / Reviews Dec 27, 2014

Man'yo Luster

Man'yo Luster, by Susumu Nakanishi, Translated by Ian Hideo Levy, Photos by Hakudo Inoue. Pie Books, Poetry. Compiled in the eighth century during the Nara Period, the "Man'yoshu" ("Collection of 10,000 Leaves") is the oldest anthology of domestic poetry. It includes the works of hundreds ...