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Tao Te Ching, Daodejing The lofty Tao Te Ching is ascribed to the ancient Taoist Lao Tzu, aka Laozi.

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Tao Te Ching of James Legge Postscript


This is Tao Teh King (Tao-te Ching) from the Sacred Books of the East series. The translator James Legge (1815-97) was a first professor of Chinese at Oxford University (1876-97), and took part in preparing the Sacred Books of the East series of 50 volumes between 1879 and 1891.

TAO-TE CHING, DAO DE JING, JAMES LEGGE - and Botticelli. Primavera, c. 1482. The detail of the Three Graces from the cleaned state of the painting here intimates Taos.

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