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The illustrated Tao Te Ching

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The illustrated Tao Te ching a new translation by Man-Ho Kwok, Martin Palmer and Jay Ramsay. With calligraphy by Kwok-Lap Chan. Published by Vega 2002. Paperback in very good condition

This new translation reveals one of the most important and influential of Chinese texts in its full glory, and recaptures the flow and power of the original writings. Likened by the translators to a string of perfectly rounded pearls, the Toa Te Ching's eighty chapters of wise sayings and commentaries on the self and our relation to society are viewed here not only as individual and separate teachings, but as existing within an overall unifying pattern and beauty. They light the way to a deeper understanding of the self and of the world. This is essential reading for all those with an interest in ancient wisdom, and for everyone who has read previous translations.

Item details

Author(s):
Man-Ho Kwok, Martin Palmer and Jay Ramsay
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28x19x1cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1843336278
ISBN-13:
9781843336273
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
Vega
Title:
The illustrated Tao Te Ching

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The illustrated Tao Te ching a new translation by Man-Ho Kwok, Martin Palmer and Jay Ramsay. With calligraphy by Kwok-Lap Chan. Published by Vega 2002. Paperback in very good condition

This new translation reveals one of the most important and influential of Chinese texts in its full glory, and recaptures the flow and power of the original writings. Likened by the translators to a string of perfectly rounded pearls, the Toa Te Ching's eighty chapters of wise sayings and commentaries on the self and our relation to society are viewed here not only as individual and separate teachings, but as existing within an overall unifying pattern and beauty. They light the way to a deeper understanding of the self and of the world. This is essential reading for all those with an interest in ancient wisdom, and for everyone who has read previous translations.

Author(s):
Man-Ho Kwok, Martin Palmer and Jay Ramsay
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28x19x1cm
Edition:
2002 edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1843336278
ISBN-13:
9781843336273
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
Vega
Title:
The illustrated Tao Te Ching

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