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Full Name: Burton Watson
Biography:
(1925-2017) Translator. Burton Watson was born in New Rochelle, New York, and died in Kamagaya, Japan.
Author's Timeline:
1925 Westchester County
Burton DeWitt Watson was born in New Rochelle, New York, on June 13, 1925. 
2017 (Unknown) County
Burton Watson died in Kamagaya, Japan, on April 1, 2017. 
1962 (Unknown) County
Early Chinese Literature
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1971 (Unknown) County
Chinese Lyricism: Shih Poetry From the Second to the Twelfth Century
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1981 (Unknown) County
From the Country of Eight Islands: An Anthology of Japanese Poetry
(Pub: University of Washington Press ISBN: 0295957980 / 978-0295957982)
Nonfiction edited and translated by Hiroaki Sato and Burton Watson.  
1984 (Unknown) County
The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry: From Early Times to the 13th Century
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: 0231056826 / 978-0231056823)
Translated and edited by Burton Watson. 
1949 New York County
Mr. Watson received a bachelor's degree at Columbia University in 1949. 
1951 New York County
Mr. Watson received a master's degree at Columbia University in 1951. 
1956 New York County
Mr. Watson received his doctorate in Chinese from Columbia University in 1956. 
1958 (Unknown) County
Ssu-ma Ch'ien: Grand Historian of China
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: 0231021976 / 978-0231021975)
Nonfiction. 
1975 (Unknown) County
Japanese Literature in Chinese, Vol. 1: Poetry & Prose in Chinese by Japanese Writers of the Early Period
(Pub: Columbia University Press. ISBN: 0231039867 / 978-0231039864)
Translated by Burton Watson. 
1976 (Unknown) County
Japanese Literature in Chinese, Vol. 2: Poetry & Prose in Chinese by Japanese Writers of the Later Period
(Pub: Columbia University Press ISBN: 0231041462 / 978-0231041461)
Translated by Burton Watson. 
1990 (Unknown) County
Kanshi: The Poetry of Ishikawa Jozan and Other Edo-Period Poets
(Pub: North Point Pr ISBN: 0865474311 / 978-0865474314)
Translated by Burton Watson. 
1962 (Unknown) County
Cold Mountain: 100 Poems by the Tang Poet Han-shan
(Pub: Grove Press ISBN: )
Translated by Burton Watson. 
1964 (Unknown) County
Han Fei Tzu: Basic Writings
(Pub: Columbia University Press (1967) ISBN: 0231025157 / 978-0231025157)
Translated by Burton Watson. 

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