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THE WARRIOR KOANS: EARLY ZEN IN JAPAN

By: Leggett, Trevor

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000044575

ISBN: 0140190678

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. View more info

THREE AGES OF ZEN: SAMURAI, FEUDAL, AND MODERN

By: Leggett, Trevor

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Tuttle Pub: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000048179

ISBN: 0804818983

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This unique book is comprised of three texts, translated from the Japanese and compiled to illuminate three ages of Zen in Japan: warrior Zen of crisi s in the 13th century; feudal Zen for 18th-century samurai officials; and m odern Zen in 20th-century Japan. Part One presents translations of koans from the secret records of temples in Kamakura, Japan's first samurai city. Part Two is an inspiring essay based on the analogy that the mind is like a ho... View more info

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FIRST ZEN READER

By: Leggett, Trevor P. (Compiler)

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1980

Seller ID: RWARE0000044479

ISBN: 0804801800

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. When Zen Buddhism crossed from China to Japan in the twelfth century, it entered a phase of development that was not only to inspire a magnificent range of artistic achievement but also to exert a tremendous influence upon Japanese life itself and, eventually, to bring to the attention of the West a religious philosophy both unique and challenging in its power. 'Yet,' as one of the contributors to A First Zen Reader expresses it, 'If asked what Zen is... View more info