The Elek Book of Oriental Verse. KEITH BOSLEY.

The Elek Book of Oriental Verse.

London. Paul Elek. 1979, Stock ID #172836

Endpaper maps, 315pp, sources, hardback copy, dustjacket a little sunned and worn with closed tears head of spine, good copy.

"This ambitious volume fulfils an aim never before accomplished on such as scale. It brings together a selection of Oriental poetry in English translation, ranging over five millennia to the present day, Thirty-three languages are represented, from an area inhabited today by more than half the human race. The result is an indispensable anthology for all poetry-lovers." - Dustjacket blurb."

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