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The Tao of Love and Sex

Chang, Jolan

Published by U.S.A.: Plume, 1977
ISBN 10: 0525474536 / ISBN 13: 9780525474531
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Title: The Tao of Love and Sex

Publisher: U.S.A.: Plume

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: As New

Edition: 1st Edition


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Synopsis: Two thousand years ago, at a time when the Christian West was frantically repressing sexuality, the Chinese were enjoying an erotic life that fused the sensual and the spiritual, in which sexual guilt and sexual aberrations like sadism and masochism were all but absent. This bestselling book by a leading modern exponent of Taoism makes that erotic life available to all who seek it. With its emphasis on male restraint and female pleasure and its healing vision of sex as an expression of a deeper cosmic balance, The Tao of Love and Sex offers us nothing less than a new model of loving, at once exciting and serene, passionate and compassionate.

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