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1 Tsai Chih Chung, adapted and illustrated by. Translated by Brian Bruya. Introduction by William Powell. ZEN SPEAKS: SHOUTS OF NOTHINGNESS.
New York Anchor / Doubleday 1994 0385472579 / 9780385472579 4th Printing Soft Cover Very Good - Brent Carpenter, calligraphy. 
159 pp, 8vo (8 1/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w cartoons. English text within cartoons, Chinese characters at the sides. "(This) is an illustrated adaptation of selections from various early Zen Buddhist classics. Collected and popularized by the bestselling Chinese illustrator Tsai Chih Chung, the book includes over one hundred Zen tales (koan) for the reader of today, bringing to life the spirit and philosophy of Zen, its insights, its rich unfolding of spiritual beauty and peace, and its unveiling of the ineffable charm of simplicity and everyday life. Each story is told in a series of splendidly illustrated cartoon panels, with a text that is at once irreverently humorous and yet replete with wisdom. Never before has a book presented the teachings of Zen in such a straightforward and understand-able way." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - Very light edge and corner wear; rear cover has small dint, very light rubbing, small soft crease and small area of discolor-ation due to dampness. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
2 Tsai Chih Chung, adapted and illustrated by. Translated by Brian Bruya. Introduction by William Powell. ZEN SPEAKS: SHOUTS OF NOTHINGNESS.
New York Anchor / Doubleday 1994 0385472579 / 9780385472579 10th Printing Soft Cover Very Good+ Brent Carpenter, calligraphy. 
159 pp, 8vo (8 1/4" H). Profusely illustrated with b&w cartoons. English text within cartoons, Chinese characters at the sides. "(This) is an illustrated adaptation of selections from various early Zen Buddhist classics. Collected and popularized by the bestselling Chinese illustrator Tsai Chih Chung, the book includes over one hundred Zen tales (koan) for the reader of today, bringing to life the spirit and philosophy of Zen, its insights, its rich unfolding of spiritual beauty and peace, and its unveiling of the ineffable charm of simplicity and everyday life. Each story is told in a series of splendidly illustrated cartoon panels, with a text that is at once irreverently humorous and yet replete with wisdom. Never before has a book presented the teachings of Zen in such a straightforward and understand-able way." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor wrinkling on rear cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 

 


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