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Tales of the Taoist Immortals

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ISBN-10: 1570628092

ISBN-13: 9781570628092

Edition: 2001

Authors: Eva Wong

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This is a collection of stories on mythical Chinese Taoist characters. The characters involved are Chinese household names, their stories re-told through generations.
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/24/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.39" wide x 8.35" long x 0.55" tall
Weight: 0.462
Language: English

The Eight Immortals
The Guest of the Cavern: Lu Tung-pin
Hermit of the Cloud Chamber: Chungli Ch'uan
The Patron of Female Taoists: Ho Hsien-ku
The Bat Spirit: Chang Kuo Lao
The Immortal with the Iron Crutch: T'ieh-kuai Li
A Faithful Nephew: Han Hsiang
The Wandering Minstrel: Lan Ts'ai-ho
The Hermit Aristocrat: Ts'ao Kuo-chiu
The Father of Ch'i-Kung: Chen Hsi-yi
Satirist of the High and Mighty: Chuang Tzu
The Minister and the Courtesan: Fan Li and Hsi Shih
The Yellow Emperor: Huang Ti
The Old One: Lao Tzu
A Prince among Taoists: Liu An
The Hermit of Mount T'ien-tai: Ssu-ma Ch'eng-chen
Minister from the Mountains: T'ao Hung-ching
The First Disciple of Taoism: Wen Shih
The Celestial Teacher: Change Tao-ling
The Wandering Healer: Fei Chang-fang
The Sorcerer Strategist: Kiang Tzu-ya
The Immortal in Sheep's Clothing: Tso Chi
The Spirit Catcher: Ko Hsuan
The People's Protector: Mah Ku
Lady of the Great Mysteries: T'ai-hsuan Nu
The Woman Who Flew on a Toad: T'ang Kuang-chen
Immortal from the Sky: Tung-fang Shuo
The Reader of Human Destiny: Chang Chung
The Crane Immortal: Ch'ing Wu
The Mad Beggar: Chou Tien
The Old Man and the Kingmaker: Huang-shih Kung and Chang Liang
Master of Ghost Valley: Kuei-ku Tzu
Master of K'an-yu: Kuo P'u
The Reader of Dynastic Destiny: Lin Ling-su
The Master of Spirit Travel: Chang Po-tuan
The Father of T'ai-Chi Ch'uan: Chang San-feng
The Woman Who Could Turn Minerals into Gold: Cheng Wei's Wife
The Sage Who Embraced Simplicity: Ko Hung
The Poet Immortal: Pai Yu-ch'an
Lady of the Great Yin: T'ai-yin Nu
The Father of Immortal Alchemy: Wei Po-yang