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Matsuo Bashō

Matsuo Bashō, born Matsuo Kinsaku, then Matsuo Chūemon Munefusa, was the most famous poet of the Edo period in Japan. During his lifetime, Bashō was recognized for his works in the collaborative haikai no renga form; today, after centuries of commentary, he is recognized as the greatest master of haiku. He is also well known for his travel essays beginning with Records of a Weather-Exposed Skeleton, written after his journey west to Kyoto and Nara.... Read More

BornMatsuo Kinsaku (松尾 金作)
1644
Near Ueno, Iga Province
DiedNovember 28, 1694 (aged 49–50)
Osaka
OccupationPoet
NationalityJapanese

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