Excellent translation for today's reader. Contemplative and straightforward.
A great example of some of the problems with modern translations. If you have already have a copy of this book, grab Le Guin's version to compare and contrast. Read morePublished 1 month ago by James Frazier
A wonderful, well documented interpretation.
Here is my full review. http://blogyinyang.com/blog1/?p=3348
I've had a couple of English translations of the Tao in the past, but this one really brings it home. Love the additional commentary.Published 2 months ago by La Rose
Le Guin provides a deeply reflective interpretation of this central Taoist classic. Her perspective was understandably limited due to not having had a mentorial connection with... Read morePublished 5 months ago by B. R. Tong
2000 year old wisdom, translated anew by Leguin to bring out the poetry. Read it slowly: one passage a day. .. The seller met expectations: good price, on time, good condition.Published 6 months ago by Rob L
I have known about Ursula Le Guin since grade school, when I first discovered her fiction. And although I do not read anywhere near as much fiction as I used to, I am also aware... Read morePublished 7 months ago by S. Morgan