Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library


Haiku in English : the first hundred years / Jim Kacian, editor-in-chief ; Philip Rowland and Allan Burns, editors ; with an introduction by Billy Collins and a historical overview by Jim Kacian.

Kacian, Jim. (Added Author). Rowland, Philip, 1970- (Added Author). Burns, Allan (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9780393239478
  • ISBN: 0393239470
  • Description: xxxvi, 424 pages ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 808.8141/Haiku (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult New Nonfiction NEW PS 593 .H3 H35 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 05/06/2014

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary: An anthology of more than 800 poems that were originally written in English by over 200 poets from around the world.This collection tells the story for the first time of Anglophone haiku, charting its evolution over the last one hundred years and placing it within its historical and literary context.
Subject: Haiku.