Wisdom of the Buddha
This is one of the most popular Buddhist texts, many of the verses of which have parallels in the texts of other Buddhist schools and in non-Buddhist sources It is a collection of verses arranged according to their subject matter and is the first Pali text to have been edited in Europe. It is the second book of the Khuddaka-nikaya of Sutta-pitaka
This translation is literal without being stiff. The Pali verse and English translation are printed on opposite pages for easy reference. Softcover book.