Chief Editor Yang Muzhi. 6.5" x 9.5", 293 pages, hardcover. Laozi, also known as Dao De Jing, is a Taoist classic. The book consists of 81 chapters. Laozi is a record of Lao Dan's words on his philosophy. It systematically expounds Laozi's world outlook, Political outlook and epistemology. The English translation of the present edition is one of major influence. Before it was reprinted, it had been checked against other translations.