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 Yu Qian by Gu Jianlong


Gilonis, Harry. “Canto 57.” Readings in the Cantos. Ed. Richard Parker. Vol.2. Clemson: Clemson UP, 2022. 95-110.



  1. Cookson, William. “Ming Continued – the ousting and flight of Emperor Kien Ouen Ti.” A Guide to The Cantos of Ezra Pound. London: Anvil, 2009. 87-8.
  2. De Rachewiltz, Mary and Maria Ardizzone. “Commento: LVII.” Ezra Pound. I Cantos. A cura di Mary de Rachewiltz. [Bilingual English-Italian edition]. Milano: Mondadori, 1985. 1547.
  3. Fang, Achilles. “Materials for the Study of Pound’s Cantos.” 4 vols. Diss. Harvard U, 1958. Vol I: 145-9.
  4. Ickstadt, Heinz and Eva Hesse. “Anmerkungen und Kommentar: Canto LVII.” Ezra Pound. Die Cantos. Tr. by Eva Hesse and Manfred Pfister. 1284-5. 
  5. Moody, David A. Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man and His Work. II: The Epic Years 1921-1939. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 280-1.
  6. Nolde, John. Blossoms from the East. The China Cantos of Ezra Pound. Orono: National Poetry Foundation 1983. 303-22.
  7. Terrell, Carroll F. “Canto LVII.” In Companion to The Cantos of Ezra Pound.” Berkeley: U of California P., 1980. I: 244-6.



  1. Guidi, Paolo. “Canto LVII.” Diamond Point intaglio, selective hard ground, lift, etch, aquatint, copperplate. Printed on Arches 88 paper., 23 April 2014. Free online.
  2. Sellar, Gordon. “Canto LVI and LVII.” Part 43 of 56 in the series Blogging Ezra Pound’s The Cantos., June 12, 2013. Free online
  3. Sellar, Gordon. “More on Canto LVII and Canto LVIII.” Part 44 of 56 in the series Blogging Ezra Pound’s The Cantos., 30 December 2016. Free online.


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