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Tao Te Ching (Signet Classics)

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For the true bibliophile and design-savvy book lover, here is the next set of Penguin's celebrated Great Ideas series by some of history's most innovative thinkers. Acclaimed for their striking and elegant package, each volume features a unique type-driven design that highlights the bookmaker's art. Offering great literature and great design at great prices, this series is ideal for readers who want to explore and savor the Great Ideas that have shaped our world.

Synopsis:

In the hands of Jonathan Star, the eighty-one verses of the Tao Te Ching resound with the elegant, simple images and all-penetrating ideas that have made this ancient work a cornerstone of the world's wisdom literature.

Synopsis:

Previously published as "The Way of Life," the ancient Taoist text written by philosopher Lao-Tzu in the sixth century B.C., has inspired millions of people from all different backgrounds. This beautiful edition contains Chinese characters alongside the English text and is illustrated with black and white drawings. Revised reissue.

Table of Contents

Lao Tzu

Introduction

LAO TZU

Book One

Book Two

List of Passages for Comparison

Appendices:

1. The Problem of Authorship

2. The Nature of the Work

Chronological Table

Glossary

Notes

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451530400
Author:
Tzu, Lao
Publisher:
Signet Classics
Translator:
Blakney, R. B.
Author:
Lynn, Richard John
Author:
Lau, Darrell D.
Author:
Blakney, R. B.
Afterword by:
Lynn, Richard John
Afterword:
Lynn, Richard John
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Taoism
Subject:
Essays
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Penguin Great Ideas
Publication Date:
20070131
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
6.94x4.20x.48 in. .19 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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In the hands of Jonathan Star, the eighty-one verses of the Tao Te Ching resound with the elegant, simple images and all-penetrating ideas that have made this ancient work a cornerstone of the world's wisdom literature.

"Synopsis" by , Previously published as "The Way of Life," the ancient Taoist text written by philosopher Lao-Tzu in the sixth century B.C., has inspired millions of people from all different backgrounds. This beautiful edition contains Chinese characters alongside the English text and is illustrated with black and white drawings. Revised reissue.
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