Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics
ISBN 9781566492454 (paperback)
Published in February 2013
Tutor of English to the Crown Prince (later Emperor Hirohito)of Japan, Reginald Horace Blyth (1898-1964) believed almost anything could be interpreted as an example of Zen, including the Western literary canon. Philosopher, poet, musician, essayist, and translator, his finest accomplishment was Zen in English and Oriental Literature.