Tu Fu Selected Poems Author:Feng Chih (Compiler), Rewi Alley (Translator) This volume is published in commemoration of the 1,250th birthday of Tu Fu, one of China's greatest poets who lived in the Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD). Tu Fu was a contemporary and equal of Li Po, widely known in the West. In the minds of many Chinese people he is even greater. Both glorified their days, the golden age of classical Chinese poetry,... more » with writings of unmatched brilliance.
Feng Chih, the compiler of this volume, is a professor of Peking [Beijing] University and the outstanding specialist on Tu Fu's works.« less