Poems of the Masters: China’s Classic Anthology of T’ang and Sung Dynasty Verse

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This is a beautiful compilation, with Chinese language original of the poems and English translations printed side-by-side, along with a brief exegesis and bio of the poet.
Here’s one from Wei Ying-Wu, who lived in the 8th century:
I left the Yiching in the woods
now I drift with the gulls by the stream
among the singers of the ways of Ch’u
to whom do you most often turn

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