BD. Edmund Blunden
142. Trans. On Blood Transfusion. In Two Japanese Songs of Blood Transfusion. Tokyo: International Society of Blood Transfusion, 1960.
Blunden’s version of two tanka in praise of
blood transfusion, written by Empress Nagako and included in a pamphlet
designed to heighten public awareness of the need for blood donors. Reprinted
as Translated from the Japanese
of H. M. Empress Nagako in 160,
which dates the work 5 September 1960. See 110
for Blunden’s only other published translations from the Japanese.