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Tao te ching

Author: Laozi.; D C Lau
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1985, ©1963.
Series: Penguin classics.
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Traditionally attributed to Lao Tzu, an older contemporary of Confucius (551 - 479 BC), it is now thought that the work was compiled in about the fourth century BC. An anthology of wise sayings, it offers a model by which the individual can live rather than explaining the human place in the universe. The moral code it encourages is based on modesty and self-restraint, and the rewards reaped for such a life are  Read more...
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Laozi.
Tao te ching.
Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1985, ©1963
(OCoLC)40178680
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laozi.; D C Lau
ISBN: 9780141922324 014192232X
OCLC Number: 777960823
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Dao de jing.
Responsibility: Lao Tzu ; translated with an introd. by D.C. Lau.

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Traditionally attributed to Lao Tzu, an older contemporary of Confucius (551 - 479 BC), it is now thought that the work was compiled in about the fourth century BC. An anthology of wise sayings, it offers a model by which the individual can live rather than explaining the human place in the universe. The moral code it encourages is based on modesty and self-restraint, and the rewards reaped for such a life are harmony and flow of life.

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