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Sources for the Study of Taoist Scriptures

Internet Sites with scriptures or links to scriptures


The Online Gallery (of The British Museum)—an amazing site just for fun:
http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/themes/landmarks/diamondsutra.html

U Pennsylvania Digital Library: http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/

Religion- Top Internet Sites http://www.wabashcenter.wabash.edu/Internet/topsites.htm

World Scriptures http://www.unification.net/ws/

Internet Scared Texts Archive: http://www.sacred-texts.com/tao/index.htm

World Scripture: A Comparative Anthology of Sacred Texts (excerpts from scriptures set side by side
under key topics (ultimate reality, truth, divine law, ethics, etc.)
http://www.tparents.org/Library/Unification/Books/World-S/WS-07-03.htm

Humanistic Texts (including Confucian and Taoist ones): http://www.humanistictexts.org/

Religion on the WWW > Scriptures: http://members.aol.com/porchfour/religion/scriptur.htm

Taoist Scriptures: http://www.eng.taoism.org.hk/daoist-scriptures/default.asp

Laozi translations: A List http://www.logoi.com/notes/lao-tzu-translations.html

MLK Library resources:


Taoist Texts
1. AUTHOR Lu, Dongbin, b. 798. Tai yi jin hua zong zhi. English.
TITLE The secret of the golden flower, a Chinese book of life.
Translated and explained by Richard Wilhelm, with a foreword
and commentary by C. G. Jung. And part of the Chinese
meditation text The book of consciousness and life, with a
foreword by Salome Wilhelm. [Translated from the German by Carl
F. Baynes.
PUB INFO New York, Harcourt, Brace, & World [1962]

2. TITLE Tai-shang kan-ying p’ien.


PUB INFO La Salle, Ill., Open Court Pub. Co., 1944 [c1906]

3. TITLE The Kan ying pien : book of rewards and punishments / the Chinese
text with introduction, translation and notes, by James
Webster.
PUB INFO Taipei : Ch'eng Wen, 1971.
Record 4 of 23
4. AUTHOR Kohn, Livia, 1956-
TITLE The Taoist experience : an anthology / Livia Kohn.
PUB INFO Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, c1993.
THIS IS A MULTI-TEXT COLLECTION.

5. AUTHOR Liu, Yiming, b. 1737.


TITLE Awakening to the Tao / Liu I-ming ; translated from the Chinese
by Thomas Cleary.
PUB INFO Boston : Shambhala ; [New York] : Distributed in the U.S. by
Random House, 1988.

6. TITLE Immortal sisters : secrets of Taoist women / translated and


edited by Thomas Cleary.
PUB INFO Boston : Shambhala ; [New York?] : Distributed in the U.S. by
Random House, 1989.

7. AUTHOR Laozi.
TITLE Lao-tzu's Taoteching / translated by Red Pine, with selected
commentaries of the past 2000 years.
PUB INFO San Francisco, Calif. : Mercury House, c1996.

8. AUTHOR Laozi.
TITLE Tao te ching. Translated with an introd. by D. C. Lau.
PUB INFO Baltimore, Penguin Books [1963]

9. AUTHOR Liu, An, d. 122 B.C.


TITLE Tao, the great luminant; essays from Huai nan tzu. With
introductory articles, notes, analyses, by Evan Morgan.
Foreword by J. C. Ferguson.
PUB INFO New York, Paragon Book Reprint Corp., 1969.

10. TITLE The book of change; a new translation of the ancient Chinese I
ching (Yi king) with detailed instruction for its practical use
in divination, by John Blofeld.
PUB INFO New York, Dutton [1966, c1965]

11. AUTHOR Sailey, Jay.


TITLE The master who embraces simplicity : a study of the philosopher
Ko Hung, A.D. 283-343 / by Jay Sailey.
PUB INFO San Francisco : Chinese Materials Center, 1978.

12. AUTHOR Laozi.


TITLE A translation of Lao Tzu's Tao te ching and Wang Pi's
commentary / by Paul J. Lin.
PUB INFO Ann Arbor : Center for Chinese Studies, University of Michigan,
1977.

13. AUTHOR Laozi.


TITLE Lao-tzu : Te-tao ching : a new translation based on the recently
discovered Ma-wang-tui texts / translated, with an introduction
and commentary by Robert G. Henricks.
PUB INFO New York : Ballantine Books, 1989.
14. AUTHOR Zhuangzi.
TITLE Zhuangzi : basic writings / translated by Burton Watson.
PUB INFO New York : Columbia University Press, c2003.

15. AUTHOR Zhuangzi.


TITLE Chuang-tz{230}u : the inner chapters / translated by A.C. Graham.
PUB INFO Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., 2001.

16. AUTHOR Zhuangzi.


TITLE The complete works of Chuang Tzu. Translated by Burton Watson.
PUB INFO New York, Columbia University Press, 1968.

17. TITLE Five lost classics : Tao, HuangLao, and Yin-yang in Han China /
translated, with an introduction and commentary, by Robin D.S.
Yates.
PUB INFO New York : Ballantine Books, 1997.

18. TITLE The Texts of Taoism. Translated by James Legge.


PUB INFO New York, Julian Press, 1959.
THIS IS A MULTI-TEXT COLLECTION (Daodejing and Zhuangzi).

19. TITLE The I ching. Translated by James Legge.


PUB INFO New York, Dover Publications [1963]

20. AUTHOR Thompson, Laurence G.


TITLE The Chinese way in religion [by] Laurence G. Thompson.
PUB INFO Belmont, Calif., Wadsworth Pub. Co. [1973]
THIS IS A MULTI-TEXT COLLECTION.

AUTHOR Chai, Ch{176}u.


TITLE The sacred books of Confucius, and other Confucian classics.
Edited and translated by Ch{176}u Chai and Winberg Chai. Introd. by
Ch{176}u Chai.
PUB INFO New Hyde Park, N.Y., University Books [1965]

TITLE RoutledgeCurzon encyclopedia of Confucianism / edited by Xinzhong


Yao.
PUB INFO London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.

AUTHOR Thompson, Laurence G.


TITLE Chinese religion in Western languages : a comprehensive and
classified bibliography of publications in English, French, and
German through 1980 / Laurence G. Thompson.
PUB INFO Tucson, Ariz. : Published for the Association for Asian Studies
by the University of Arizona Press, 1985, c1984.

AUTHOR Thompson, Laurence G.


TITLE The Chinese way in religion [by] Laurence G. Thompson.
PUB INFO Belmont, Calif., Wadsworth Pub. Co. [1973]
THIS IS A MULTI-TEXT COLLECTION.
AUTHOR Ge, Hong, 284-364.
TITLE Alchemy, medicine, religion in the China of A.D. 320: The Nei
pien of Ko Hung (Pao-p’u tzu) Translated by James R. Ware.
PUB INFO Cambridge, Mass., M.I.T. Press [1967, c1966]

AUTHOR Liezi, 4th cent. B.C.


TITLE The book of Lieh-tz{230}u.
PUB INFO London, Murray [c1960]

AUTHOR Liezi, 4th cent. B.C.


TITLE Liezi : a Taoist guide to practical living / Eva Wong.
PUB INFO Boston, Mass. : Shambhala, 1995.

AUTHOR Liezi, 4th cent. B.C.


TITLE Taoist teachings from the book of Lieh Tz{233}u / tr. from the
Chinese, with introduction and notes, by Lionel Giles.
PUB INFO London, J. Murray, 1947.