Riprap, & Cold Mountain poems

by Gary Snyder

Publisher: Four Seasons Foundation [distribution by Book People] in San Francisco

Written in English
Published: Pages: 61 Downloads: 391
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Edition Notes

Other titlesCold Mountain poems
Series[Four Seasons Foundation, San Francisco] Writing, 7
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26885787M

Riprap & Cold Mountain poems. San Francisco: Four Seasons Foundation [distributed by City Lights Books], , [©] (OCoLC) Online version: Snyder, Gary, Riprap & Cold Mountain poems. San Francisco: Four Seasons Foundation [distributed by City Lights Books], , [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems. By any measure, Gary Snyder is one of the greatest poets in America in the last century. From his first book of poems to his latest collection of essays, his work and his example, standing between Tu Fu and Thoreau, have been influential all over the.   Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in by Origin Press, and it is the fiftieth anniversary of that groundbreaking book we celebrate with this edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder's translations of Han Shan's Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever made /5(K). Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems is a two books gathered together in one volume, forty-five years after Snyder’s first book was published. Riprap is a tribute to elegance and all that is good about poetry. Cold Mountain Poem is a translation of the ancient poems of Han-Shan. It lacks the concentrated significance of Snyder’s original work.

"Riprap was first published by the Origin Press (), and 'Cold Mountain Poems' were first printed in Evergreen Review, No. 6 ()." Description: 61 pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Series Title: Writing, 7. Other Titles: Riprap Riprap and Cold Mountain poems Cold Mountain poems. Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in by Origin Press, and it is the fiftieth anniversary of that groundbreaking book we celebrate with this edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder's translations of Han Shan's Cold Mountain Poems, 5/5(3). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 67 pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Mid-August at Sourdough Mountain Lookout --The Late Snow & Lumber Strike of the Summer of Fifty-four --Praise for Sick Women --Piute Creek --Milton by Firelight --Above Pate Valley --Water --For a Far-out Friend --Hay for . Gary Snyder (born May 8, ) is an American man of s best known as a poet (often associated with the Beat Generation and the San Francisco Renaissance), he is also an essayist, lecturer, and environmental activist with anarchoprimitivist leanings. He has been described as the "poet laureate of Deep Ecology". Snyder is a winner of a Pulitzer Prize for Poetry .

The Longing in Between: Sacred Poetry from Around the World (A Poetry Chaikhana Anthology) The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry: The Poetry of Zen: (Shambhala Library) The Collected Songs of Cold Mountain: A Drifting Boat: Chinese Zen Poetry: More Books >>. | More Poems by Han-shan (Cold Mountain) | Next Poem >> / Image by Temporalvisions /. View All Poems by Han-shan (Cold Mountain) Commentary by Ivan M. Granger. As a young man, Han-shan was apparently part of the privileged civil servant class, but he left his family and wealth at about age thirty to take up the life of a hermit poet, settling in a remote cave beneath a .

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Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in by Origin Press, and it is the 50th anniversary of that groundbreaking book that is celebrated with this new edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder's translations of Han Shan's Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever made into English/5(35).

About the Author Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gary Snyder is the author of many volumes of poetry and essays, including Left Out in the Rain, Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems, Mountains and Rivers without End, and The Practice of the Wild/5(28).

Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in by Origin Press, and it is the fiftieth anniversary of that groundbreaking book we celebrate with this edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder’s translations of Han Shan’s Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever made into English.5/5(2).

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Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in by Origin Press, and it is the 50th anniversary of that groundbreaking book that is celebrated with this new edition.

A small press reprint of that book included Snyder's translations of Han Shan's Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever made into English.

Riprap: a cobble of stone laid on steep, slick rock to make a trail for horses in the mountains. Forty-five years ago, Snyder's first book of poems, "Riprap," was published by Origin Press in a beautiful paperbound edition stitched Japanese-style.

InGary Snyder returned to the Bay Area and, at enrolled in graduate school at the University of California, Berkeley, to study Asian languages. Book Overview Riprap: a cobble of stone laid on steep, slick rock to make a trail for horses in the mountains.

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The poetry of RIPRAP and COLD MOUNTAIN, like the poetry of many Chinese and Japanese poets, is a wholesome poetry, a poetry that cleanses and refreshes the sensibility, and that transports us from the technoid madness of our own chaotic world to something more human and hence more meaningful.

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13 quotes from Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems: ‘Clambering up the Cold Mountain path,The Cold Mountain trail goes on and on:The long gorge choked with Cited by:   The book is actually two separate collections, one entitled "RIPRAP" and the other entitled "COLD MOUNTAIN POEMS." RIPRAP can almost be seen as a prelude to COLD MOUNTAIN, the poems expressing the poet's search for meaning as he goes about the act of survival -- working, looking for work, traveling, observing nature and humanity on a day-to-day /5(30).Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems by Gary Snyder starting at $ Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems has 7 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.