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A Study of Dogen: His Philosophy and Religion – Masao Abe

A Tune Beyond the Clouds: Zen Teachings from Old China – J. C. Cleary

Buddha’s Wish for the World, The – by Monshu Koshin Ohtani

Buddhist Cosmology: Philosophy and Origins – Akira Sadakata

Central Philosophy of Buddhism: A Study of Madhyamika System – T. R. V. Murti

Classics of Buddhism and Zen, Volume 1: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary

Classics of Buddhism and Zen, Volume 2: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary

Classics of Buddhism and Zen, Volume 3: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary

Classics of Buddhism and Zen, Volume 4: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary

Classics of Buddhism and Zen, Volume 5: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary

Collected Songs of Cold Mountain (Han Shan), The – Red Pine

Dialogues of the Buddha – E.W.Rhys Davids

Diamond Sutra – Red Pine

Diamond That Cuts Through Illusion, The: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Diamond Sutra – Thich Nhat Hanh

Did Dogen Go to China?: What He Wrote and When He Wrote It – Steven Heine

Dogen on Meditation And Thinking: A Reflection on His View of Zen – Hee-Jin Kim

Dogen’s Extensive Record: A Translation of the Eihei Koroku – Taigen Dan Leighton

Dogen’s Manuals of Zen Meditation – Carl Bielefeldt

Eihei Dogen: Mystical Realist – Hee-Jin Kim

Essential Teachings of Zen Master Hakuin – Norman Waddell

Flower Ornament Scripture, The: A Translation of the Avatamsaka Sutra – Thomas Cleary

Flowers of Emptiness: Selections from Dogen’s Shobogenzo – Hee-Jim Kim

Gateless Barrier, The: The Wu-Men Kuan (Mumonkan) – Robert Aitken

Gateless Gate: The Classic Book of Zen Koans – Koun Yamada

Heart of Dogen’s Shobogenzo, The – Norman Waddell

How Zen Became Zen: The Dispute over Enlightenment and the Formation of Chan Buddhism in Song-Dynasty China – Morten Schlütter

Korean Approach to Zen, The: The Collected Works of Chinul – Chinul & Robert E. Buswell

Linji Lu and the Creation of Chan Orthodoxy, The: The Development of Chan’s Records of Sayings Literature by Albert Welter

Mahayana Buddhism: The Doctrinal Foundations by Paul Williams (2nd Edition) 2009

Master Dogen’s Shinji Shobogenzo – Gudo Nishijima

Master Dogen’s Shobogenzo: Books 1 through 4 – Gudo Nishijima & Mike (Chodo) Cross

Mind of Clover, The: Essays in Zen Buddhist Ethics – Robert Aitken

No Barrier: Unlocking the Zen Koan – Thomas Cleary

One: Essential Writings on Nonduality – Jerry Katz

Philosophical Meditations on Zen Buddhism – Dale S. Wright

Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch – Phillip B. Yampolsky

Rational Zen: The Mind of Dogen Zenji – Thomas Cleary

Record of Linji, The – Sasaki & Kirchner

Record of Things Heard, Dogen – Thomas Cleary

Secrets of the Blue Cliff Record: With Explanations by Zen Master Tenkei – Thomas Cleary

Shambhala Dictionary of Buddhism and Zen – Shambhala

Shobogenzo:Zen Essays by Dogen – Thomas Cleary

Soto Zen in Medieval Japan – William M. Bodiford

Timeless Spring: A Soto Zen Anthology – Thomas Cleary

Tracing Back the Radiance: Chinul’s Korean Way of Zen – Robert E., Jr. Buswell

Transmission of Light: Zen in the Art of Enlightenment by Zen Master Keizan – Thomas Cleary

Visions of Awakening Space and Time: Dogen and the Lotus Sutra – Taigen Dan Leighton

Zen Antics – Thomas Cleary

Zen Buddhism – Daisetz T. Suzuki

Zen Buddhism, Volume 2: A History, Japan – Heinrich Dumoulin

Zen Buddhism: A History, India & China – Heinrich Dumoulin

Science/Religion/Christianity: Religion versus Science – Ron Frost

Zen Classics: Formative Texts in the History of Zen Buddhism – Steven Heine

Zen Ritual: Studies of Zen Buddhist Theory in Practice – Steven Heine

Zen Sand: The Book of Capping Phrases for Koan Practice – Victor Sogen Hori

Zen Skin, Zen Marrow: Will the Real Zen Buddhism Please Stand Up? – Steven Heine

Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma – Red Pine

Zen Teaching of Huang-Po: On the Transmission of Mind – John Blofeld

Zen teaching of Hui Hai on sudden illumination – John Blofeld

Zen Teachings of Master Lin-Chi – Burton Watson

Zibo: The Last Great Zen Master of China – J. C. Cleary

Zongmi On Chan – Jeffrey Broughton

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