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Chuang Tzu. A new selected translation with an exposition of the Philolosphy of Kuo Hsiang. Translated by Yu-Lan Fung

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This book is very rare. It's a new translation that emphasizes the philosophical aspect of Chuang Tzu's writings, also embodying the criticism done by ancient scholars and commentators. Divided in seven chapters: The Happy Excursion; The Equality of Things and Opinions; The Fundamentals for the Cultivation of Life; He Human World; The Evidence of Virtue Complete; The Great Teacher; The Philosopher-King. 164 pages. Contains: Chuang Tzu. Introduction on pp 3-23; Appendix: "Some Characteristics of the Philosophy of Kuo Hsiang" on pp 143-157; Index on pp 161-164. Bound in blue cloth on hard boards, with gilt lettering on the front cover and on the spine. The initial endpapers are foxed. A paper label with an ex-libris note (of a private library) pasted on the initial endpaper. Some rubbing to the covers. The corners and both ends of the spine are lightly worn and discoloured. In good condition.

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Author(s):
Chuang Tzu
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
5 1/4" x 7 1/2"
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
164
Publisher:
The Commercial Press, Ltd
Title:
Chuang Tzu. A new selected translation with an exposition of the Philolosphy of Kuo Hsiang. Translated by Yu-Lan Fung

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This book is very rare. It's a new translation that emphasizes the philosophical aspect of Chuang Tzu's writings, also embodying the criticism done by ancient scholars and commentators. Divided in seven chapters: The Happy Excursion; The Equality of Things and Opinions; The Fundamentals for the Cultivation of Life; He Human World; The Evidence of Virtue Complete; The Great Teacher; The Philosopher-King. 164 pages. Contains: Chuang Tzu. Introduction on pp 3-23; Appendix: "Some Characteristics of the Philosophy of Kuo Hsiang" on pp 143-157; Index on pp 161-164. Bound in blue cloth on hard boards, with gilt lettering on the front cover and on the spine. The initial endpapers are foxed. A paper label with an ex-libris note (of a private library) pasted on the initial endpaper. Some rubbing to the covers. The corners and both ends of the spine are lightly worn and discoloured. In good condition.

Author(s):
Chuang Tzu
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
5 1/4" x 7 1/2"
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
164
Publisher:
The Commercial Press, Ltd
Title:
Chuang Tzu. A new selected translation with an exposition of the Philolosphy of Kuo Hsiang. Translated by Yu-Lan Fung

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