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Zhuangzi: Basic Writings Paperback – April 15, 2003

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Burton Watson... possesses all the qualities which distinguish a master translator. As a craftsman and as a poet, he has inspired and challenged two generations. ― Asian Affairs

Translation of any of the classics... from the hand of Burton Watson is an event to be welcomed with gratitude. ― Journal of Asian Studies

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Burton Watson has taught at Columbia, Stanford, and Kyoto Universities and is one of the world's best-known translators of Chinese and Japanese works. His translations include The Demon at Agi Bridge and Other Japanese Tales, The Analects of Confucius, The Tales of the Heike, and The Lotus Sutra; the writings of Mozi, Xunzi, and Han Feizi; The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry; and Sima Qian's Records of the Grand Historian.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Columbia University Press; 1st edition (April 15, 2003)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 168 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0231129599
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0231129596
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 7 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.52 x 0.41 x 6.88 inches
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