100 Patriotic Poems 012

Dublin Core

Title

100 Patriotic Poems 012

Description

This card reads:
あをによし
奈良の京は
咲く花の
にほふがごとく
今さかりなり

Like cherries ablaze,
Exhaling their perfumes sweet,
Behold, she displays 
Her splendour full and completeー
Nara, the Capital great!

English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Creator

小野老
Onono Oyu *Honda translation states the author's name as "Onuno Oyu"

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Date

November 1942 or later.

Contributor

Michaela Kelly https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6417-6860
Rika Kamiyasu

Language

Japanese

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Files

lc-spcol-gc-03-0012.jpg

Citation

小野老 Onono Oyu *Honda translation states the author's name as "Onuno Oyu", “100 Patriotic Poems 012,” Pacific War Karuta Collection, accessed December 9, 2019, https://exhibits.lafayette.edu/karuta/items/show/284.