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The Complete Works of Chuang Tzu : Translations from the Asian Classics - Zi Zhuang

The Complete Works of Chuang Tzu

Translations from the Asian Classics

By: Zi Zhuang, Burton Watson (Translator)


Published: 1st August 1968
For Ages: 22+ years old
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This is one of the most justly celebrated texts of the Chinese tradition - impressive for both its bold philosophical imagination and its striking literary style. Accepting the challenge of translating this captivating classic in its entirety, Burton Watson has expertly rendered into English both the profound thought and the literary brilliance of the text.

Foreword, by Wm. Theodore de BarryIntroduction1. Free and Easy Wandering2. Discussion on Making All Things Equal3. The Secret of Caring for Life4. In the World of Men5. The Sign of Virtue Complete6. The Great and Venerable Teacher7. Fit for Emperors and Kings8. Webbed Toes9. Horses' Hoofs10. Rifling Trunks11. Let It Be, Leave it Alone12. Heaven and Earth13. The Way of Heaven14. The Turning of Heaven15. Constrained in Will16. Mending the Inborn Nature17. Autumn Floods18. Perfect Happiness19. Mastering Life20. The Mountain Tree21. T'ien Tzu-fang22. Knowledge Wandered North23. Keng-sang Ch'u24. Hsu Wu-kuei25. Tse-yang26. External Things27. Imputed Words28. Giving Away a Throne29. Robber Chih30. Discoursing on Swords31. The Old Fisherman32. Lieh Yu-k'ou33. The World

ISBN: 9780231031479
ISBN-10: 0231031475
Series: Translations from the Asian Classics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 397
Published: 1st August 1968
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.1 x 13.7  x 3.05
Weight (kg): 0.53