By Thomas Cleary
This miniature e-book provides 1000 years of Zen instructing for the fashionable reader in a fashion that preserves the dynamic taste of those talks, sayings, and files of heart-to-heart encounters. From the earliest adepts to the final of the nice masters, The Pocket Zen Reader is a pocket-sized compendium of Zen at its most sensible. This assortment is edited by way of Thomas Cleary, the translator of over fifty volumes of Buddhist, Taoist, Confucian, and Islamic texts.
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