Tao Te Ching by Lao Tsu

The Tao Te Ching or Dao De Jing, originally known as Laozi, a record-keeper at the Zhou Dynasty court, by whose name the text is known in China. The text's true authorship and date of composition or compilation are still debated.

The 92nd greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 8th on 100 Best Books (Montana State University)
  2. - The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written (Martin Seymour-Smith)
  3. - The Graphic Canon (Book)
  4. - 50 Books That Changed the World (Open Education Database)
  5. - Select 100 (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
  6. - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Tao Te Ching: Book of the Way Paperback 848034 $9.95 2008
Tao Te Ching Paperback 126371 $58.00 $2.54 1972
Tao Te Ching Audible Audiobook 28809 $8.99 1999
Tao Te Ching Hardcover 8064711 $19.99
[(Tao TE Ching)] [Author: Lao Tsu] published on (December, 1991) Paperback 3488619 $14.93 $15.35 1991
Tao Te Ching: Text Only Edition Paperback 57474 $6.98 $0.78 1989
Tao Te Ching: Text Only Edition (Vintage) Kindle Edition 61231 $9.99 2012
Tao Te Ching, 25th-Anniversary Edition (English and Mandarin Chinese Edition) Paperback 226746 $29.99 $5.55 1997
Tao Te Ching Audio CD 2161991 $204.30 $80.00 2007
The Sayings of Lao Tsu: The Tao Te Ching, translated from the Chinese by Lionel Giles Paperback 3753911 $7.05 $7.04 2008
Tao Te Ching: The Book of the Way Paperback 1826864 $6.29 2012
Tao Te Ching Kindle Edition 213030 $0.99 2013
Tao Te Ching Paperback 1412868 $3.99 2013
Tao Te Ching Hardcover 1659215 $7.99 $2.51 2009
Tao Te Ching Audible Audio Edition 32526 $3.95 2012
Tao Te Ching: Updated with Over 100 Photographs by Jane English Paperback 46557 $14.46 $10.60 2011