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Ki no Tsurayuki

Ki no Tsurayuki (ca. 872-945) is famous as a poet, a critic and a diarist. As one of the compilers of the Kokinshû, and the writer of its Japanese (kana) preface, he helped to shape the style and imagery of all waka that followed him. As a prolific poet, who composed many poems to accompany pictures on folding screens, he contributed to the introduction of fictionality to Japanese poetry. Finally, as the author of the Tosa Nikki (Tosa Diary), written in the persona of a woman, he laid the groundwork for the triumph of women's literature later in the Heian period.

In the Japan 2001 Waka, the following poems are by Tsurayuki:

KKS I: 2
KKS I: 22
KKS I: 25
KKS I: 26
KKS I: 42
KKS I: 49
KKS II: 128
KKS III: 156
KKS III: 160
KKS III: 162
KKS IV: 170
KKS IV: 232
KKS IV: 240
KKS V: 256
KKS V: 260
KKS V: 262
KKS V: 276
KKS V: 280
KKS V: 297
KKS V: 299
KKS V: 311
KKS V: 312
KKS VI: 323
KKS VI: 331
KKS VI: 336
KKS VI: 342
KKS VII: 352
KKS VII: 363
KKS VIII: 381
KKS VIII: 404
KKS IX: 415
KKS X: 427
KKS X: 428
KKS X: 436
KKS X: 439
KKS XI: 471
KKS XI: 475
KKS XI: 479
KKS XI: 482
KKS XII: 572

KKS XII: 573
KKS XII: 574
KKS XII: 579
KKS XII: 583
KKS XII: 587
KKS XII: 588
KKS XII: 589
KKS XII: 597
KKS XII: 598
KKS XII: 599
KKS XII: 604
KKS XII: 605
KKS XII: 606
KKS XIII: 633
KKS XIV: 679
KKS XIV: 697
KKS XIV: 729
KKS XIV: 734
KKS XV: 804
KKS XVI: 834
KKS XVI: 838
KKS XVI: 842
KKS XVI: 849
KKS XVI: 851
KKS XVI: 852
KKS XVII: 880
KKS XVII: 881
KKS XVII: 915
KKS XVII: 916
KKS XVII: 918
KKS XVII: 919
KKS XVII: 931
KKS XVIII: 980
KKS XIX: 1010
KKS XX: 1101
KKS XX: 1103
KKS XX: 1111
GSS VII: 405
GSS IX: 508
GSS XVI: 1176

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