100 Patriotic Poems 091

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Title

100 Patriotic Poems 091

Description

This card reads:執り佩ける太刀の光はものゝふの常に見れどもいやめづらしきThough e'er seen, the glareOf the noble sword I wearThe more I do stare,The more will the blade look rareAnd bright. O 'tis e'er so fair.
English translation by: Honda, Heihachiro

Audience Education Level

Middle, high school and above

Date

November 1942 or later.

Language

Japanese

Source

Lafayette College Special Collections & College Archives

Creator

久坂玄瑞
Kusaka Genzui

Contributor

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

Item sets

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