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The essential Chuang Tzu

Author: Zhuangzi.; Sam Hamill; Jerome P Seaton
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala Publications, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The ancient Chinese text known as CHUANG TZU has been translated into English many times, but never with the freshness, accessibility, and accuracy of this remarkable rendering--the result of a unique collaboration between one of America's premier poet-translators and a leading Chinese scholar. At turns playful and acerbic, the book presents a philosophy of life that is politically radical and deeply spiritual.
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Zhuangzi.
Essential Chuang Tzu.
Boston : Shambhala Publications, 1998
(OCoLC)607061146
Online version:
Zhuangzi.
Essential Chuang Tzu.
Boston : Shambhala Publications, 1998
(OCoLC)608946095
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zhuangzi.; Sam Hamill; Jerome P Seaton
ISBN: 1570623368 9781570623363
OCLC Number: 37792477
Description: xx, 170 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Free and Easy Wandering --
All Things Being Equal --
Nurturing Life --
In the Human World --
The Sign and Seal of the Power of Virtue Standing on Its Own Two Feet --
The Great Ancestral Teacher --
Answers for Emperors and Kings --
Webbed Toes --
Horses' Hooves --
Baggage Gets Stolen --
Staying Home, Possessing Nothing --
Heaven and Earth --
Autumn Floods --
Getting to Joy --
Getting to Living --
The Mountain Tree --
Knowing Wandered North --
Snail Kingdoms --
External Things --
Robber Chih --
Speaking of Swords --
The Old Fisherman.
Other Titles: Nanhua jing.
Chuang Tzu
Responsibility: translated from the Chinese by Sam Hamill and J.P. Seaton.

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The ancient Chinese text known as CHUANG TZU has been translated into English many times, but never with the freshness, accessibility, and accuracy of this remarkable rendering--the result of a unique collaboration between one of America's premier poet-translators and a leading Chinese scholar. At turns playful and acerbic, the book presents a philosophy of life that is politically radical and deeply spiritual.

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