South San Francisco: Heian, 1983. 266p., very good hardcover, mildly worn dj; Japanese-langage edition of "Out of the mud grows the lotus." Brief explanatory printed letter from the author's widow is laid in, giving a San Leandro address.
The minister from the Buddhist Churches of America discusses his work with prisoners at San Quentin, Soledad, and elsewhere. Many letters from prisoners are transcribed.