Matsuo Basho

(1644 - 1694 / Iga Province / Japan)

First Snow - Poem by Matsuo Basho

First snow
on the half-finished bridge.

Translated by Robert Hass

Comments about First Snow by Matsuo Basho

  • (11/27/2016 7:03:00 PM)

    (First Snow by Matsuo Basho.) **Mind engaging. (Report) Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/28/2016 3:56:00 PM)

    Wow great imagery, half completed bridge.... (Report) Reply

  • (10/2/2015 2:58:00 AM)

    one of Basho jewells! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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