Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance : an inquiry into values / by Robert Pirsig.
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|LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library||818.54 PIR (Text)||30477100818172||Adult: Nonfiction||Available||-|
|North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster||917.304 PIR (Text)||72436000052076||Adult nonfiction||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield||921 Pirsig (Text)||31208912541903||non-fiction||Available||-|
|West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette||921 Pirsig, Robert (Text)||31951004217268||2nd Floor - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780060839871 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 0060839872 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: xiv, 430 pages, 16 pages ; 23 cm
- Edition: 25th anniversary edition.
- Publisher: New York : Wlilliam Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 1999.
Includes P.S. Insights, Interviews & more...(p. 2-16).
"Phaedrus, our narrator, takes a present-tense cross-country motorcycle trip with his son during which the maintenance of the motorcycle becomes an illustration of how we can unify the cold, rational realm of technology with the warm, imaginative realm of artistry. As in Zen, the trick is to become one with the activity, to engage in it fully, to see and appreciate all details--be it hiking in the woods, penning an essay, or tightening the chain on a motorcycle. The magic of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance turns out to lie not in the answers it gives, but in the questions it raises and the way it raises them."--Provided by publisher.
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