Free download available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook formats.
Skip straight to downloads.
This is Lionel Giles' translation of the Tao te Ching, from the Wisdom of the East series. Giles (1875-1958) was Keeper of the Department of Oriental Books and Manuscripts at the British Museum. He also translated Sun Tzu's Art of War. A very clear English rendition of this very difficult and profound text.
This book has 34 pages in the PDF version. This translation by Lionel Giles was originally published in 1905.
Production notes: This ebook of The Sayings Of Lao Tzu was published by Global Grey in 2018.
I run this site entirely on my own. Last week, around 28,000 people downloaded books from my site - 7 people donated. Please consider donating a small amount - without the help of people like you, this site cannot keep running.
The buttons below are set in British Pounds currency - click here if you would prefer to donate in USD, CAD, or AUD.