Lao-tzu and the Tao-te-ching
Livia Kohn, Michael LaFargue
SUNY Press, Mar 19, 1998 - History - 330 pages
Lao-tzu and the Tao-te-ching presents a coherent collection of materials on the ancient Chinese classic and its author, describing traditional and modern Western Interpretations. Written and edited by recognized international specialists in the field, this book brings Lao-tzu and the Tao-te-ching together to present current scholarship on their history and interpretation.
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