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Volume 2 of sacred writings of mystical Chinese religion reveal Tao, the way — the key to living an obstacle-free life. Based on wu-wei, taking no unnatural action, it would make individual existence like the flow of water with no obstacles to impede. Famed Sinologist here offers standard English version of major Taoist writings.

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Volume 2 of sacred writings of mystical Chinese religion reveal Tao, the way—the key to living an obstacle-free life. Based on wu-wei, taking no unnatural action, it would make individual existence like the flow of water with no obstacles to impede. Famed Sinologist here offers standard Englis

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Volume 2 of sacred writings reveal Tao, the way — the key to living an obstacle-free life. Based on wu-wei, taking no unnatural action, it would make individual existence like the flow of water.

Table of Contents

THE WRITINGS OF KWANG-?ZE.

PART II.

XXVIII. xi. "Kih Lo, or Perfect Enjoyment"

XIX. xii. "Tâ Shang, or the Full Understanding of Life"

XX. xiii. "Shan Mû, or the Tree on the Mountain"

XXI. xiv. Thien ?ze-fang

XXII. xv. "Kih Pei Yû, or Knowledge Rambling in the North"

PART III.

XXIII. i. Kang-sang Khû

XXIV. ii. Hsü Wû-kwei

XXV. iii. ?eh-yang

XXVI. iv. "Wâi Wû, or What comes from Without"

XXVII. v. "Yü Yen, or Metaphorical Language"

XXVIII. vi. "Zang Wang, or Kings who have wished to resign the Throne"

XXIX. vii. "Tâo Kih, or the Robber Kih"

XXX. viii. "Yüeh Kih, or Delight in the Sword-fight"

XXXI. ix. "Yü-fû, or the Old Fisherman"

XXXII. x. Lieh Yü-khâu

XXXIII. xi. "Thien Hsiâ, or Historical Phases of Tâoist Teaching"

THE THÂI-SHANG TRACTATE OF ACTIONS AND THEIR RETRIBUTIONS

  Translation of the Tractate

  I. "Khing Kang King, or the Classic of Purity"

  II. "Yin Fû King, or Classic of the Harmony of the Seen and the Unseen"

  III. "Yü Shû King, or Classic of the Pivot of Jade"

  IV. "Zah Yung King, or Classic of the Directory for a Day"

  V. Analyses by Lin Hsî-kung of several of the Books of Kwang-zze

  VI. "List of Narratives, Apologues, and Stories in the Writings of Kwang-zze"

  VII. The Stone Tablet in the Temple of Lâo-zze. By Hsieh Tâo-hang of the Sui dynasty

  VIII. Record for the Sacrificial Hall of Kwang-zze. By Sû Shih

"INDEX TO VOLS. XXXIX, XL"

Transliteration of Oriental Alphabets adopted for the Translations of the Sacred Books of the East

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486209913
Translator:
Legge, James
Muller, F. Max:
Editor
Translator:
Legge, James
Author:
Legge, James
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Far eastern
Subject:
Far East
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Texts of Taoism
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
19620631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
340
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.85 lb

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