Asian Writings on the Simple Life New edition
By (author) Burton Watson
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Four Huts by Burton Watson
Book DescriptionFour evocative literary works explore the joys of living a life of simplicity and solitude by four classical poet-writers. The short works collected in FOUR HUTS give voice to one of the most treasured aesthetic and spiritual ideals of Asia - that of a simple life lived in a simple dwelling. The texts were written between the ninth and the seventeenth centuries and convey each author's underlying sense of the world and what is to be valued in it.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781570629464
(216mm x 140mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Shambhala Publications Inc
Publisher: Shambhala Publications Inc
Publish Date: 16-Jul-2002
Country of Publication: United States
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"Columbia University Press first published Watson's translation as The Complete Works of Chuang Tzu in 1968"--ECIP data view.
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