Li Bo (701-762) has long inspired controversy among readers and critics. Known even during his lifetime as the "Banished Immortal," he continues to spark imaginations and challenge passionately held convictions about poetic values. In this lucid and grace
"The best book in English entirely devoted to the Tang poety Li Bo."—H-Net Reviews
"Spectacular. . . . Highly recommended." —Choice (April 2004)
"Convincing, balanced, and thought-provoking ... a delight to read." —China Review Internationa
Author: Varsano, Paula M.;Paula M. Varsano
is associate professor of Chinese language and literature at Smith College.