Book of the Forest Path: New Translations of Lao Tzu and Kuo Hsiang

Book of the Forest Path: New Translations of Lao Tzu and Kuo Hsiang

by Crispin Sartwell, Lao Tzu, Kuo Hsiang
     
 
Here is a new translation of the Tao Te Ching, both philosophical and poetic. That is followed by a little-known Taoist classic that clarifies and expands the thought of Lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu: Kuo Hsiang's commentary on the Chuang Tzu (3rd century AD).

Whether for insight into Taoist philosophy or as an occasion of personal edification, this book is a lovely

Overview

Here is a new translation of the Tao Te Ching, both philosophical and poetic. That is followed by a little-known Taoist classic that clarifies and expands the thought of Lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu: Kuo Hsiang's commentary on the Chuang Tzu (3rd century AD).

Whether for insight into Taoist philosophy or as an occasion of personal edification, this book is a lovely and rich evocation of ancient Taoism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013188013
Publisher:
Crispin Sartwell
Publication date:
08/10/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
199 KB

Meet the Author

Crispin Sartwell teaches philosophy, political science, and art history at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA.

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