The Tang Dynasty, 618-907 CE, is generally considered the apex of Chinese poetry. Around 1763, a man called Sun Zhu decided to put together his own collection of Tang poems, being dissatisfied with the then-canon Qian Jia Shi (1000 Poets' Poems). Sun's work collected examples of all of the major forms and represented a variety of the major poets. Becoming a "bestseller," it is still extremely influential. Most families have a copy, and it is used to teach students to read and write while cultivating good character. A couplet in the introduction is translated as, "Learning Tang poems, three hundred, by heart--You can chant poems though you know not the art."

77 poets are included for an actual total of about 320 poems, and the seven major forms of Tang poetry:
- Five-character ancient verse
- Five-character regular verse
- Seven-character ancient verse
- Seven-character regular verse
- Seven-character quatrain
- Folksong-styled verse

The translations are largely based on those of Witter Bynner, with editing by me.

THREE HUNDRED TANG POEMS (TANG SHI SAN BAI SHOU)

- Tang Poems 1-10
- Tang Poems 11-20
- Tang Poems 21-30
- Tang Poems 31-40
- Tang Poems 41-50
- Tang Poems 51-60
- Tang Poems 61-0
- Tang Poems 71-0
- Tang Poems 81-0
- Tang Poems 91-0
- Tang Poems 101-110
- Tang Poems 111-120
- Tang Poems 121-130
- Tang Poems 131-140
- Tang Poems 141-150
- Tang Poems 151-160
- Tang Poems 161-170
- Tang Poems 171-180
- Tang Poems 181-190
- Tang Poems 191-200
- Tang Poems 201-210
- Tang Poems 211-220
- Tang Poems 221-230
- Tang Poems 231-240
- Tang Poems 241-250
- Tang Poems 251-260
- Tang Poems 261-270
- Tang Poems 271-280
- Tang Poems 281-290
- Tang Poems 291-300


It's going to take me a while to node all of these. In the meantime, go read Hyakunin Isshu!

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