20 December

Year 27:
{465} Thucydides (c. 471-c. 400 B C).

Khushhal, Khan Khatak (1613-1689).

{4664} Edward Morgan Foster (1879-1970).
A Passage to India. First published 1924.

{467} Dhammapada. (c. 300 B C).

{468-475} Modern Spanish Theatre: An Anthology of Plays edited and translated by Michael Benedikt and George E Wellwarth (Dutton, 1969).

{476} Abe Kimifusa (Abe Kobo) (b. 1925).
Suna no Onna. First published 1962.

Faiz Ahmad Faiz (b. 1911).
Poems. Translated by V G Kiernan (Allen & Uptown, 1971).

{477} Gunter Grass (b. 1927).
Die Blechtrommel. First published 1959.

{478} Mallanga Vatsyayana (c. 3rd century A D).
Kama Sutra.

Robert Lowell (1917-1977).
[incl. Imitations; {479} Near the Ocean; Poems 1938-1949; {480} Life Studies; {481} Notebook 1967-8; {482} History; {483} For Lizzie and Harriet; {484} The Dolphin; {485} Day by Day]
Year 28:
{486} Valmiki (c. 3rd century B C).

Upanishads (c. 1,000-500 B C).

Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832).
{487} An Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation. First printed in 1780, and first published in 1789.
[and {488} Fragment on Government]

Contemporary Indonesian Poetry, edited and translated by Harry Aveling (University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Queensland, 1975).

Pio Baroja (1872-1956).
{489} Las Inquietudes de Shanti Andia. First published 1911.
[and {490} El Laberinto de las Sirenas; {491} Los Pilotos de Altura; {492} La Estrella del Capitรกn Chimista; {493} Memorias]

Chairil Anwar (1922-1949).
Complete Poetry and Prose, edited and translated by Burton Taffel (State University of New York Press, Thurlow Terrace, Albany, New York 12201).

Medieval Latin Lyrics, translated by Helen Waddell (Penguin, 1952).
[and Waddell - {494} The Wandering Scholars; More Latin Lyrics]

{495} Kautilya (c. late 4th century).
Artha Shastra.

Takasue no Musume, called 'Lady Sarashina' (1008-c. 1065).
{496} Sarashina Nikki.
[and {497} Mother of Michitsuna - Kagero Nikki]

{498} Baldassare Castiglione (1478-1529).
Il Libro del Cortegiano. First printed by Aldus in Venice (1528).


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