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Product Description: The books collected in this volume represent the first time since the mid-nineteenth century that the four seminal masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator. Hinton's award-winning experience translating a wide range of ancient Chinese poets makes these books sing in English as never before...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

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9781619028340 | Reprint edition (Counterpoint, December 13, 2016), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The books collected in this volume represent the first time since the mid-nineteenth century that the four seminal masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator.

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Product Description: A master translator’s beautiful and accessible rendering of the seminal Chinese textIn a radically new translation and interpretation of the I Ching, David Hinton strips this ancient Chinese masterwork of the usual apparatus and discovers a deeply poetic and philosophical text...read more

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9780374220907 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 13, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A master translator's beautiful and accessible rendering of the seminal Chinese textIn a radically new translation and interpretation of the I Ching, David Hinton strips this ancient Chinese masterwork of the usual apparatus and discovers a deeply poetic and philosophical text.

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9780374536428 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2017, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A master translator’s beautiful and accessible rendering of the seminal Chinese textIn a radically new translation and interpretation of the I Ching, David Hinton strips this ancient Chinese masterwork of the usual apparatus and discovers a deeply poetic and philosophical text.

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Product Description: The mystery of existence and our place in that mystery--as expressed in a single Chinese landscape painting: a new work of meditative philosophy by the renowned translator of the Chinese classics and author of Hunger Mountain. Join David Hinton, the premier modern translator of the Chinese classics, as he stands before a single landscape painting, discovering in it the wondrous story of existence—and as part of that story, the magical nature of consciousness...read more

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9781611803389 | Shambhala Pubns, August 9, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The mystery of existence and our place in that mystery--as expressed in a single Chinese landscape painting: a new work of meditative philosophy by the renowned translator of the Chinese classics and author of Hunger Mountain.

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German in 32 Lessons (Gimmick Series)
By David Hinton (trans)

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9781619025561 | Counterpoint, June 9, 2015, cover price $14.95
9780393045338, titled "German in 32 Lessons" | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1979, cover price $11.95 | also contains German in 32 Lessons | About this edition: German in 32 Lessons (Gimmick Series)

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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.
By David Hinton (trans)

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9780559060182 | Reprint edition (Bibliolife, April 30, 2009), cover price $32.99
9780559060359 | Reprint edition (Bibliolife, April 30, 2009), cover price $28.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9781887178624 | Counterpoint, September 1, 1998, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: This ancient text records the teachings of Mencius, China's "second sage".
9780393044096, titled "Ireland in Colour" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1975, cover price $19.95 | also contains Ireland in Colour, Mencius | About this edition: Thirty full-page photographs of representative sites, landscapes, and buildings, with descriptive and historical commentaries, provide a visual tour of Eire's and Ulster's counties from Donegal round to Sligo

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9781619025554 | Counterpoint, June 9, 2015, cover price $15.95 | also contains Mencius
9780835102148 | Bilingual edition (China Books & Periodicals, March 31, 2015), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Essential Chinese Wisdom is a new series in which each book features one of China s greatest philosophers and their core teachings.
9780559060236 | Reprint edition (Bibliolife, April 30, 2009), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.
9780559060281 | Reprint edition (Bibliolife, April 30, 2009), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

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Thirty full-page photographs of representative sites, landscapes, and buildings, with descriptive and historical commentaries, provide a visual tour of Eire's and Ulster's counties from Donegal round to Sligo
By David Hinton (trans)

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9780393044096, titled "Ireland in Colour" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1975, cover price $19.95 | also contains Ireland in Colour, Mencius | About this edition: Thirty full-page photographs of representative sites, landscapes, and buildings, with descriptive and historical commentaries, provide a visual tour of Eire's and Ulster's counties from Donegal round to Sligo

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9781619025554 | Counterpoint, June 9, 2015, cover price $15.95 | also contains Mencius
9781582430201 | Counterpoint, July 1, 1999, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: A selection of poems by the ancient Chinese poet and statesman Wang Ah-Shih, translated by David Hinton.Wang An-shih (1021-1086 C.E.) was a remarkable figure―not only one of the great Sung Dynasty poets, but also the most influential and controversial statesman of his time...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

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9780811222631 | New Directions, March 17, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A selection of poems by the ancient Chinese poet and statesman Wang Ah-Shih, translated by David Hinton.

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Product Description: The books collected in this volume represent the first time since the mid-nineteenth century that the four seminal masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator. Hinton's award-winning experience translating a wide range of ancient Chinese poets makes these books sing in English as never before...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

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9781619022270 | Counterpoint, December 10, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The books collected in this volume represent the first time since the mid-nineteenth century that the four seminal masterworks of ancient Chinese thought have been translated as a unified series by a single translator.

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Product Description: Come along with David Hinton on a series of walks through the wild beauty of Hunger Mountain, near his home in Vermont—excursions informed by the worldview he’s imbibed from his many years translating the classics of Chinese poetry and philosophy...read more

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9781611800166 | Shambhala Pubns, November 13, 2012, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Come along with David Hinton on a series of walks through the wild beauty of Hunger Mountain, near his home in Vermont—excursions informed by the worldview he’s imbibed from his many years translating the classics of Chinese poetry and philosophy.

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Product Description: With this groundbreaking collection, translated and edited by the renowned poet and translator David Hinton, a new generation will be introduced to the work that riveted Ezra Pound and transformed modern poetry. The Chinese poetic tradition is the largest and longest continuous tradition in world literature, and this rich and far-reaching anthology of nearly five hundred poems provides a comprehensive account of its first three millennia (1500 BCE to 1200 CE), the period during which virtually all its landmark developments took place...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

Hardcover:

9780374105365 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 14, 2008, cover price $45.00

Paperback:

9780374531904 | 1 edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, February 2, 2010), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: With this groundbreaking collection, translated and edited by the renowned poet and translator David Hinton, a new generation will be introduced to the work that riveted Ezra Pound and transformed modern poetry.

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Product Description: The characteristics of the precious metals, the enamel and crystal, aspects of craftsmanship, importation of materials, animals in Anglo Saxon art, language and inscription, and the Christian significance are only some of the themes sure to excite collectors and scholars.

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9781854442291 | Ashmolean Museum, September 18, 2008, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The characteristics of the precious metals, the enamel and crystal, aspects of craftsmanship, importation of materials, animals in Anglo Saxon art, language and inscription, and the Christian significance are only some of the themes sure to excite collectors and scholars.

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A selection of definitive works by the acclaimed eighth-century Chinese writer offers insight into his mastery of the short imagistic landscape poem, his assiduous practice of Zen Buddhism, and ability to convey philosophical and sensory concepts in a style that has remained accessible to subsequent generations. Original.

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9780811216180 | New Directions, May 31, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A selection of definitive works by the acclaimed eighth-century Chinese writer offers insight into his mastery of the short imagistic landscape poem, his assiduous practice of Zen Buddhism, and ability to convey philosophical and sensory concepts in a style that has remained accessible to subsequent generations.

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Product Description: The earliest and most extensive literary engagement with wilderness in human history, Mountain Home is vital poetry that feels utterly contemporary. China's tradition of "rivers-and-mountains" poetry stretches across millennia. This is a plain-spoken poetry of immediate day-to-day experience, and yet seems most akin to China's grand landscape paintings...read more
By David Hinton (creator)

Hardcover:

9781582431499 | Counterpoint, November 1, 2002, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: China's tradition of "rivers-and-mountains" poetry stretches across millennia, representing the earliest and most extensive literary engagement with wilderness in human history.

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9780811216241 | New Directions, May 1, 2005, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The earliest and most extensive literary engagement with wilderness in human history, Mountain Home is vital poetry that feels utterly contemporary.

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Product Description: An epic poem in the form of a lyrical map, Fossil Sky is a remarkable creation of originality and beauty. Composed on a single large sheet, it liberates poetry from the conventions of page and book. Fossil Sky distills a year of walks taken near the poet’s home, tracing the paths a mind takes through landscape, history, and ideation...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

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9780972869270 | Archipelago Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: An epic poem in the form of a lyrical map, Fossil Sky is a remarkable creation of originality and beauty.

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Product Description: The first full flowering of Chinese poetry occurred in the illustrious T’ang Dynasty, and at the beginning of this renaissance stands Meng Hao-jan (689-740 c.e.), esteemed elder to a long line of China’s greatest poets. Deeply influenced by Ch’an (Zen) Buddhism, Meng was the first to make poetry from the Ch’an insight that deep understanding lies beyond words...read more

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9780972869232 | Archipelago Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The first full flowering of Chinese poetry occurred in the illustrious T’ang Dynasty, and at the beginning of this renaissance stands Meng Hao-jan (689-740 c.

Miscellaneous:

9781935744092 | Archipelago Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $14.00

By Beidao, Bei Dao, David Hinton (trans) and Michael Palmer (foreword by)

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9780811214957 | Bilingual edition (New Directions, September 1, 2001), cover price $16.95 | also contains At the Sky's Edge: Poems 1991-1996

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Product Description: Confucius failed in his lifetime to rescue a crumbling civilization with his teachings, but he was to become the most influential sage in human history. His thought, still remarkably current, survives here in The Analects --a collection of brief aphoristic sayings that has had a deeper impact on more people’s lives over a longer period of time than any other book in human history...read more
By David Hinton (trans)

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9781582430386 | Counterpoint, September 17, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Confucius failed in his lifetime to rescue a crumbling civilization with his teachings, but he was to become the most influential sage in human history.

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9780811214124 | New Directions, June 1, 1999, cover price $17.95

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David Hinton’s compelling new translation of Chuang Tzu’s Inner Chapters makes these ancient texts from the Golden Age of Chinese philosophy accessible to contemporary readers. Standing alongside the Tao Te Ching as a founding text in the Taoist tradition, Chuang Tzu is highly readable—with a wild menagerie of characters and passages full of witty and engaging anecdotes.
By David Hinton (trans)

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9781619024434 | Reprint edition (Counterpoint, December 16, 2014), cover price $14.95
9781887178792 | Counterpoint, June 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: David Hinton’s compelling new translation of Chuang Tzu’s Inner Chapters makes these ancient texts from the Golden Age of Chinese philosophy accessible to contemporary readers.

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Product Description: David Hinton's compelling new translation of Chuang Tzu's Inner Chapters makes these ancient texts from the Golden Age of Chinese philosophy accessible to contemporary readers. Standing alongside the Tao Te Ching as a founding text in the Taoist tradition, Chuang Tzu is believed to be the work of a Chinese sage by the same name...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781887178341 | Counterpoint, June 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: David Hinton's compelling new translation of Chuang Tzu's Inner Chapters makes these ancient texts from the Golden Age of Chinese philosophy accessible to contemporary readers.

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Product Description: Late in life, Meng Chiao (A.D. 751--814) developed an experimental poetry of virtuosic beauty, a poetry that anticipated landmark developments in the modern Western tradition by a millennium. With the T'ang Dynasty crumbling, Meng's later work employed surrealist and symbolist techniques as it turned to a deep introspection...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780691012377 | Princeton Univ Pr, February 1, 1997, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Late in life, Meng Chiao (A.

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Product Description: Late in life, Meng Chiao (A.D. 751--814) developed an experimental poetry of virtuosic beauty, a poetry that anticipated landmark developments in the modern Western tradition by a millennium. With the T'ang Dynasty crumbling, Meng's later work employed surrealist and symbolist techniques as it turned to a deep introspection...read more

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9780691012360 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 23, 1996, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Late in life, Meng Chiao (A.

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Collects fifty poems in both Chinese and English that reflect futility, distance, and the possibility of love's renewal
By Yanbing Chen (trans), Bei Dao, David Hinton (trans) and Pei-Tao

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9780811213349 | New Directions, October 1, 1996, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Collects fifty poems in both Chinese and English that reflect futility, distance, and the possibility of love's renewal

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Gathers poems written by the eighth-century Chinese poet, and briefly discusses his life and influence on Asian poetry (view table of contents)
By David Hinton (trans), Bai Li, Po Li and Li Po

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9780811213233 | New Directions, May 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Gathers poems written by the eighth-century Chinese poet, and briefly discusses his life and influence on Asian poetry

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