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The book of the heart

embracing the Tao

by Loy, Ching-yuen

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Published by Shambhala in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Taoism.,
  • Taoist meditations.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLoy Ching-yuen ; translated by Trevor Carolan and Bella Chen.
    SeriesShambhala centaur editions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1920 .L69 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1083150M
    ISBN 101570620334
    LC Control Number94006791
    OCLC/WorldCa29953531

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