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Product Description: Considered the most inovative study of Chinese poetry ever written, François Cheng's Chinese Poetic Writing--now in its first expanded, English-language edition--is an essential read for fans and scholars of Chinese literature and the art of poetry in general...read more
By Jerome P. Seaton (trans)

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9789629966584 | New York Review of Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Considered the most inovative study of Chinese poetry ever written, François Cheng's Chinese Poetic Writing--now in its first expanded, English-language edition--is an essential read for fans and scholars of Chinese literature and the art of poetry in general.

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Product Description: "The road to Shu is hard, but harder still is to convey the spirit with which these poems were first written over a thousand years ago. And yet the translators have given us translations that feel alive, as if they were more like a dance between poet and translator, both of whom live on through the beauty of these poems...read more
By Michael Farman (trans), David Lunde (trans), Jerome P. Seaton (introduced by) and Geoffrey R. Waters (trans)

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9781935210269 | White Pine Pr, September 20, 2011, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: "The road to Shu is hard, but harder still is to convey the spirit with which these poems were first written over a thousand years ago.

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Product Description: Ursula K. Le Guin, a student of the Tao Te Ching for more than fifty years, offers her own thoughtful rendering of the Taoist scripture. She has consulted the literal translations and worked with the scholar J. P. Seaton to develop a version that lets the ancient text speak in a fresh way to modern people, while remaining faithful to the original Chinese...read more

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9781590307441, titled "Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book About the Way and the Power of the Way" | Har/com edition (Shambhala Pubns, October 13, 2009), cover price $18.00 | also contains Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching: A Book About the Way and the Power of the Way | About this edition: Ursula K.

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9781570623950 | Shambhala Pubns, November 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A new translation of the classic 'Book of the Way' provides a manual on the art of living

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Product Description: In traditional Chinese culture, poetic artistry held a place that was unrivaled by any other single talent, and was a source of prestige and even of political power. In this rich collection, J. P. Seaton introduces the reader to the main styles of Chinese poetry and the major poets, from the classic Shih Ching to the twentieth century...read more
By James Cryer (trans), J. P. Seaton (trans) and Jerome P. Seaton (editor)

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9781570628627 | Shambhala Pubns, August 8, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In traditional Chinese culture, poetic artistry held a place that was unrivaled by any other single talent, and was a source of prestige and even of political power.

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Product Description:      The Chuang Tzu has been translated into English numerous times, but never with the freshness, accessibility, and accuracy of this remarkable rendering. Here the immediacy of Chuang Tzu's language is restored in a idiom that is both completely fresh and true to the original text...read more
By Sam Hamill (trans) and Jerome P. Seaton (trans)

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9781570624575 | Shambhala Pubns, November 1, 1999, cover price $18.95 | About this edition:      The Chuang Tzu has been translated into English numerous times, but never with the freshness, accessibility, and accuracy of this remarkable rendering.

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An American poet and a leading Chinese scholar collaborate on a fresh, accurate, and accessible translation of the ancient Chinese text, the Chuang Tzu, a compendium of stories and verses that outlines the principles of Zen. 10,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9781570623363 | 1st edition (Shambhala Pubns, July 1, 1998), cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Gathers the Taoist writings of the ancient Chinese sage, and includes stories, fables, dialogues, and anecdotes

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Avoiding scholarly interpretations and esoteric Taoist insights, the author reveals, through her own commentary, notes, and text, the essence of the Tao Te Ching, its immediate relevance and power, and its depth and refreshing humor. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9781570623332 | Shambhala Pubns, September 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Avoiding scholarly interpretations and esoteric Taoist insights, the author reveals, through her own commentary, notes, and text, the essence of the Tao Te Ching, its immediate relevance and power, and its depth and refreshing humor.

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Product Description: China's most popular classical poet (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jerome P. Seaton (trans) and Mei Yuan

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9781556591204 | Copper Canyon Pr, February 1, 1997, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: China's most popular classical poet

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Product Description: This anthology gathers together over 1500 years of Chinese Zen (Ch'an) poetry from the earliest writing, including the Hsin Hsin Ming written by the 3rd Patriarch, to the poetry of monks in this century. Poets include Wang Wei, Li Po, Tu Fu, Yuan Mei, the crazy hermits Han-shan and Shih-te, as well as many anonymous monks and hermits...read more

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9781877727375 | White Pine Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: This anthology gathers together over 1500 years of Chinese Zen (Ch'an) poetry from the earliest writing, including the Hsin Hsin Ming written by the 3rd Patriarch, to the poetry of monks in this century.

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Offers a selection of poems by the eleventh-century Chinese poet Ou-Yang Hsiu, one of the pre-eminent literary figures of the Sung dynasty

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9781556590245 | Copper Canyon Pr, November 1, 1989, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Offers a selection of poems by the eleventh-century Chinese poet Ou-Yang Hsiu, one of the pre-eminent literary figures of the Sung dynasty

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Product Description: Book by Li Po, Tu Fu
By James Cryer (editor), Fu Du (editor), Bai Li (editor) and Jerome P. Seaton (editor)

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9780819521439 | Wesleyan Univ Pr, December 1, 1987, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Book by Li Po, Tu Fu

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Product Description: "An anthology of nearly 100 Chinese lyrics (san-ch'u) by 23 poets, three of them anonymous, all from the Yuan period (1271-1368). Seaton's colloquial English renderings are a sheer pleasure to read, so much so that the reader is apt to forget he is enjoying translations...read more
By Jerome P. Seaton (editor)

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9780934834599 | White Pine Pr, December 1, 1985, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: "An anthology of nearly 100 Chinese lyrics (san-ch'u) by 23 poets, three of them anonymous, all from the Yuan period (1271-1368).

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