Haiku of Kobayashi Issa

Issa in Haiku Tradition

Chronologically, Kobayashi Issa appears third in the order of the four most prominent haiku poets of Japanese tradition.

Haiku Masters

Bashô (1644-1694) Buson (1716-1783)

Issa (1763-1828) Shiki (1867-1902)

Issa

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