The most translated book in the world, next to the Bible. Great wisdom is found on every page. Lao Tzu is believed to have written the text in China in the sixth century BCE. It forms the basis for Taoism, one of the worlds great wisdom traditions. In addition to being considered one of the best books ever written, it is also one of the easiest to read. This translation is by a woman, who adds a more intuitive or sensitive touch. A beautifully rendered translation. Paperback , ISBN 9781585092277 , 6 x 9 , 112 pp.