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Kikaku Biography | Poet

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Takarai Kikaku (Japanese : ; 1661–1707) also known as Enomoto Kikaku, was a Japanese haikai poet and among the most accomplished disciples of Matsuo Basho. His father was an Edo doctor, but Kikaku chose to become a professional haikai poet rather than follow in his footsteps.


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