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Zen in English literature and oriental classics.

by Reginald Horace Blyth

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Zen Buddhism.,
  • Religion in literature.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination446 p.
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17766388M

    Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics By R.H. Blyth, Paperback Zen in English. Zen to Chinese Taoism and Indian Buddhism, and is in some respects rather more mystifying than it need be. His other works are studies of special aspects of Zen, all of which require general background and historical perspective. R. H. Blyth’s Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics is one.

    Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics by R. H. Blyth Paperback, It was R.H Blyth's belief that "all that is good in European literature and culture is simply and so No copies of this book were found in stock from online book stores and : Bibliography (in chronological order) Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics, The Hokuseido Press, , Haiku, in Four Volumes, Volume 1: Eastern Culture. Volume 2: Spring. Volume 3: Summer-Autumn. Senryu: Japanese Satirical Verses, The Hokuseido Press, ; Reprint Greenwood.

    Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics published by The Hokuseido Press, Tokyo. Introduced Robert Aitken to Zen Buddhism during their wartime internment at the Rinkangaku Reform School, in Futatabi Park above Kobe, Japan. Also interned at Futatabi Park were Max Brodofsky and Roy Henning. Buy Zen In English Literature and Oriental Classics, Oxfam, R H Blyth, Books, Mind Body Spirit Cookies on oxfam We use cookies to ensure that .


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Blyth in Zen in English Literature and Oriental Classics. Zen is notoriously hard to define, and the best you can do is learn to recognize it, like Judge Potter Stewart said of pornography, when you see it. Then you just point and say: “There it is.”. Book Overview It was R.H Blyth's belief that "all that is good in European literature and culture is simply and solely that which is in accordance with the Spirit of Zen." He thereafter applied himself to the task of searching the writings of East and West in an attempt to discover that Spirit.With a personal library of some three thousand books, I have found Blyth's Zen in English Literature & Oriental Classics the most valuable, the most inspiring, and the most revealing.

Blyth declares religion to be poetry, and poetry to be religion. But that statement is, like all, inadequate.

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