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Of Li Bai On A Spring Day (Lowell)
Du Fu is also
known as Tu Fu
Li Bai, to whom this poem is addressed, was
a contemporary of Du Fu and is a major contributor to vintagewinepoems.com.
and Pao were poets, contemporaries of Du Fu and Li Bai.
- S. H. Bass
Note: The Wine Poems
more Du Fu
Toast for Mêng
Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup
To Li Bai As A Gift (Lowell)
Li Bai (Obata)
Li Bai On A Spring
Fu (712-770), Chinese poet
by Shigeyoshi Obata (1888-1971)
the poet unrivaled,
fancy's realm you soar alone.
is the delicacy of Yui,
Pao's rare virility.
on the north of the Wei River
see the trees under the vernal sky
you wander beneath the sunset clouds
down in Chiang-tung.
shall we by a cask of wine once more
minutely on versification?
Works of Li Po, the Chinese Poet (1921)
The Works of Li Po,
the Chinese Poet (1921)
translated by Shigeyoshi Obata (1888-1971)
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