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THE ESSENTIAL TAO: AN INITIATION INTO THE HEART OF TAOISM THROUGH THE AUTHENTIC TAO TE CHING AND THE INNER TEACHINGS OF CHUANG TZU by  Thomas translator and presen Cleary - Hardcover - 1998 - from May Day Books and Biblio.com

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THE ESSENTIAL TAO: AN INITIATION INTO THE HEART OF TAOISM THROUGH THE AUTHENTIC TAO TE CHING AND THE INNER TEACHINGS OF CHUANG TZU

by Cleary, Thomas translator and presen

Condition: Fine in torn dust jacket; two inch closed tear at top of spine


Edison NJ: Castle Books, 1998. Hardcover. Fine in torn dust jacket; two inch closed tear at top of spine. small octavo. Reprint Cleary translates the three treasures as `mercy,' `frugality,' and `not presuming to be at the head of the world.'
  • Bookseller: May Day Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 01949
  • Title: THE ESSENTIAL TAO: AN INITIATION INTO THE HEART OF TAOISM THROUGH THE AUTHENTIC TAO TE CHING AND THE INNER TEACHINGS OF CHUANG TZU
  • Author: Cleary, Thomas translator and presen
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in torn dust jacket; two inch closed tear at top of spine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0785809058
  • ISBN 13: 9780785809050
  • Publisher: Castle Books
  • Place: Edison NJ
  • Date published: 1998
  • Bookseller catalogs: Religion & Spirituality;
  • Subjects: RELIGION / General;
  • Size: small octavo


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