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The Zen Koan: Its History and Use in Rinzai Zen

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The first scholarly examination in any language of the historical development and traditional method of koan study in Zen Buddhism. Foreword by Ruth Fuller Sasaki; Index; ink drawings by Hakuin Ekaku.A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published October 19th 1966 by Mariner Books
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