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By Xu Yuanchong

ISBN-10: 7500111983

ISBN-13: 9787500111986

The 3 Hundred Tang Poems is an anthology of poems from the chinese language Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) first compiled round 1763 via solar Zhu (1722-1778), the Qing Dynasty student. numerous later versions additionally exist. All variations comprise over three hundred poems: for this reason, 300 skill no longer precisely three hundred yet refers to an estimative quantification; the 10, twenty, or extra additional poems symbolize a kind of a superb success bonus, analogous to the "baker's dozen" within the West. much more, the quantity three hundred (or extra precisely 305) was once a vintage quantity for a poetry assortment end result of the impact of the vintage of Poetry (Shijing 詩經), which used to be generally called the 3 Hundred Poems.

Dissatisfied with the anthology Poems by means of one thousand Masters (Qianjiashi 千家詩) compiled via Liu Kezhuang within the overdue Southern track, and motivated via Ming Dynasty poetry anthologies, solar chosen the poems in response to their reputation and academic worth. the gathering has been renowned ever considering that and will be present in many chinese language families. for hundreds of years, trouble-free scholars memorized the poems and used them to benefit to learn and write. It comprises poems by means of Du Fu, Li Bai, Wang Wei, Li Shangyin, Meng Haoran, Han Yu, Du Mu, Bai Juyi, Liu Changqing, Cen Shen, Wang Changling, Wei Yingwu, and extra. Li he's one amazing Tang poet absent from the compilation.

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Mist lay behind them among the trees below, and brooded on the pale margins of the Anduin, but the sky was clear. Stars came out. The waxing moon was riding in the West, and the shadows of the rocks were black. They had come to the feet of stony hills, and their pace was slower, for the trail was no longer easy to follow. Here the highlands of the Emyn Muil ran from North to South in two long tumbled ridges. The western side of each ridge was steep and difficult, but the eastward slopes were gentler, furrowed with many gullies and narrow ravines.

Alas! An ill fate is on me this day, and all that I do goes amiss. ’ As he ran the cries came louder, but fainter now and desperately the horn was blowing. Fierce and shrill rose the yells of the Orcs, and suddenly the horn-calls ceased. Aragorn raced down the last slope, but before he could reach the hill’s foot, the sounds died away; and as he turned to the left and ran towards them they retreated, until at last he could hear them no more. Drawing his bright sword and crying Elendil! Elendil!

He must be far aloft indeed. I wonder what is his errand, if he is the same bird that I have seen before. But look! ’ ‘Many things,’ said Legolas. ‘It is a great company on foot; but I cannot say more, nor see what kind of folk they may be. ’ ‘I think, nonetheless, that we no longer need any trail to tell us which way to go,’ said Gimli. ’ ‘I doubt if you will find a path quicker than the one that the Orcs chose,’ said Aragorn. They followed their enemies now by the clear light of day. It seemed that the Orcs had pressed on with all possible speed.

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