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Tao Te Ching: The Book of Meaning and Life; The Richard Wilhelm Edition

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Synopsis:

One of the most highly regarded translations of Lao Tzu's work of genius.

Synopsis:

A text of the "Tao Te Ching", the famous Chinese work of literature, both philosophical speculation and mystical reflection, about the harmony and flow of life and the necessity for affinity to it.

About the Author

D.C. Lau read Chinese at the University of Hong Kong, and, in 1946, he went to Glasgow, where he read philosophy. In 1950 he entered the School of Oriental and African Studies in London to teach Chinese philosophy. After lecturing in Chinese philosophy at the University of London he returned to Hong Kong, where he is a Professor at the Chinese University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140190601
Subtitle:
The Book of Meaning and Life
Author:
Tzu, Lao
Author:
Lau, D. C.
Author:
Wilhelm, Richard
Author:
Lau, Darrell D.
Author:
Liu, Darrell T.
Publisher:
Pearson
Subject:
General
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Tao te ching
Subject:
Eastern - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Publication Date:
20021126
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7.80x5.08x.42 in. .26 lbs.

Related Subjects

Religion » Eastern Religions » Chinese Religion and Literature
Religion » Eastern Religions » General
Religion » Eastern Religions » Tao Te Ching
Religion » Eastern Religions » Taoism

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