The Taoist Canon – A Historical Companion to the Daozang: Vol. 1: Antiquity through the Middle Ages

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Authors: Franciscus Verellen, Kristofer Schipper (editors)
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
Genre: Religion
Pages: 750
Language: english
Year: 2004
ISBN 10: 0226738175
ISBN 13: 9780226738178
Series: Unknown
Edition: 1
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Synopsis

Taoism remains the only major religion whose canonical texts have not been systematically arranged and made available for study. This long-awaited work, a milestone in Chinese studies, catalogs and describes all existing texts within the Taoist canon. The result will...