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In the sixteenth century, Zen monks in Japan developed the haiku, an unrhymed poetic form consisting of 17 syllables arranged in three lines.  Now, in One Hundred Great Books in Haiku, David Bader has applied this ancient poetic form to the classics. From Homer to Milton to Dostyevsky, the great books are finally within reach of even the shortest attention spans!

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  • Paperback

    9780141399423

    June 28, 2010

    Penguin General UK (UK Adult)

    104 pages

    RRP $12.99

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