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2 edition of Chinese Buddhist verse. found in the catalog.

Chinese Buddhist verse.

Robinson, Richard H.

Chinese Buddhist verse.

by Robinson, Richard H.

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Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 82.

    SeriesWisdom of the East series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1453 R633
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85p.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14060385M

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Chinese Buddhist verse by Robinson, Richard H. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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However, this form proved a good one for rendering Sanskrit verse. "Chinese Buddhist Texts: An Introductory Reader (hereafter CBT) is an excellent resource that will serve anyone committed to studying Chinese classical language, and especially those interested in the vast literature of Chinese Buddhism.3/5(1).

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Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, Richard H., Chinese Buddhist verse. Westport, Conn. Bookshelf Online Browser version support Book Description.

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