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Zen word, Zen calligraphy

Author: Eidō Shimano; Kōgetsu Tani
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. by Random House, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The heart of Zen is expressed here in seventy-three beautiful Japanese calligraphies - some of them just a word, others a famous Zen phrase or poem. In the accompanying commentary, Eido Tai Shimano, a well-known Zen master, uses Zen stories, anecdotes, and teachings to draw out the inner meaning of each calligraphy."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Terminology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eidō Shimano; Kōgetsu Tani
ISBN: 087773643X 9780877736431
OCLC Number: 23180280
Notes: Translation of: Zen Wort, Zen Schrift; originally written in Japanese under title: Zengo to bokuseki.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm
Other Titles: Zengo to bokuseki.
Responsibility: text by Eidō Tai Shimano ; calligraphy by Kōgetsu Tani.

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"The heart of Zen is expressed here in seventy-three beautiful Japanese calligraphies - some of them just a word, others a famous Zen phrase or poem. In the accompanying commentary, Eido Tai Shimano, a well-known Zen master, uses Zen stories, anecdotes, and teachings to draw out the inner meaning of each calligraphy."--Jacket.

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