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The Tao of Pooh

Author: Benjamin Hoff; Ernest H Shepard
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 1983. ©1982
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Author/narrator Hoff calls Winnie the Pooh a "Western Taoist'' and uses the unassuming bear to introduce Eastern philosophical principles. Pooh epitomizes the "uncarved block, '' as he is well in tune with his natural inner self.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: A A Milne; A A Milne; Winnie-the-Pooh, (Fictitious character); A A Milne; Winnie-the-Pooh, (Fictitious character); A A Milne; A A Milne; A A Milne
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Hoff; Ernest H Shepard
ISBN: 0140067477 9780140067477 9781417622894 141762289X 0525244581 9780525244585
OCLC Number: 9154058
Notes: Originally published: New York : Dutton, ©1982.
Description: xii, 158 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Foreword --
How of Pooh? --
Tao of who? --
Spelling Tuesday --
Cottleston pie --
Pooh way --
Bisy Backson --
That sort of bear --
Nowhere and nothing --
Now of Pooh --
Backword.
Responsibility: Benjamin Hoff ; illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard.

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Author/narrator Hoff calls Winnie the Pooh a "Western Taoist'' and uses the unassuming bear to introduce Eastern philosophical principles. Pooh epitomizes the "uncarved block, '' as he is well in tune with his natural inner self.

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