Back Roads to Far Places

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

A single, long poem written with influences from Japanese poetry and Tibetan Buddhist texts. Starting out after Basho but meeting milarepa and Dante among others en route, the poet finds his own way, toward a kind of American Mantra.

status Copy #1 (5011): in
genre Literature and Fiction » Beat Generation
publisher New Directrions
publish date 1971
popularity checked out 0 time(s)

Leave a Reply