Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way

By Ursula K. Le Guin

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Like Stephen Mitchell, acclaimed author and poet Ursula K. Le Guin has attempted a nonliteral, poetic rendition of the Tao Te Ching. She brings to it a punctuated grace that can only have been hammered out during long trials of wordsmithing. The wisdom that she finds in the Tao Te Ching is primal, and her spare, undulating phrases speak volumes. By making the text her own, Like Stephen Mitchell, acclaimed author and poet...

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October 20th 1998 by Shambhala

(first published -600)

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English

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