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Blofeld, John 1913-1987

Overview
Works: 136 works in 609 publications in 8 languages and 9,657 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sacred books 
Roles: Translator, Consultant, Editor, Author of screenplay, Narrator
Classifications: BL1920, 299.514
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John Blofeld, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Blofeld
Bangkok by John Blofeld ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in 5 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taoism : the road to immortality by John Blofeld ( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces Taoism and its spiritual teachings
I ching : the book of change ; a new translation of the ancient Chinese text with detailed instructions for its practical use in divination by John Blofeld ( Book )
33 editions published between 1965 and 2002 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition of the I ching has been especially prepared for practical use in divination
The Tantric mysticism of Tibet; a practical guide by John Blofeld ( Book )
22 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bodhisattva of compassion : the mystical tradition of Kuan Yin by John Blofeld ( Book )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chinese art of tea by John Blofeld ( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret and sublime: Taoist mysteries and magic by John Blofeld ( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond the gods : Taoist and Buddhist mysticism by John Blofeld ( Book )
11 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Zen teaching of Hui Hai on sudden illumination : being the teaching of the Zen master Hui Hai, known as the Great Pearl by Huihai ( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 1979 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The jewel in the lotus : an outline of present day Buddhism in China by John Blofeld ( Book )
20 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mantras : sacred words of power by John Blofeld ( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yi jing. (The Book of Change) ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taoism ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With scenes of contemporary China as a background, author John Blofeld gives the essence of Taoism and explains its importance in developing the Chinese character
City of lingering splendor : a frank account of old Peking's exotic pleasures by John Blofeld ( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author spent many years in China, particularly Peking, where he came to know the language and people well. He became intimate with all sorts of colourful people - silk-clad scholars, Buddhist monks, Taoist sages, actors, countless other strange and delectable dishes
The book of change; a new translation of the ancient Chinese I ching (Yi king) with detailed instruction for its practical use in divination by Yi jing ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gateway to wisdom : Taoist and Buddhist contemplative and healing yogas adapted for Western students of the way by John Blofeld ( Book )
13 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and Italian and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compassion yoga : the mystical cult of Kuan Yin by John Blofeld ( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way of power: a practical guide to the Tantric mysticism of Tibet by John Blofeld ( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mahayana Buddhism in Southeast Asia by John Blofeld ( Book )
6 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red China in perspective by John Blofeld ( Book )
8 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blofeld, J. E. C. (John Eaton Calthorpe), 1913-
Blofeld, John.
Blofeld, John, 1913-
Blofeld, John E.
Blofeld, John Eaton Calthorpe
Blofeld, John Eaton Calthorpe, 1913-
Blofeld, John Eaton Calthorpe, 1913-1987
Ch′an Chu
Ch'an, Chu
Chʻan, Chu, 1913-
Chʻan, Chu, 1913-1987
Chu Ch′an
Chu, Ch'an
Chu, Chʻan, 1913-
Chu, Chʻan, 1913-1987
Pʻu-le-tao, 1913-
Pʻu-le-tao, 1913-1987
Pu, Ledao, 1913-1987
Western Buddhist, 1913-
ブロフェルド, ジョン
Languages
English (274)
French (7)
Vietnamese (6)
German (5)
Chinese (2)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (1)
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