Bechert, Heinz and Gombrich, Richard ed: THE WORLD OF BUDDHISM. Buddhist Monks and Nuns in Society and Culture. London, 1984. 308 pp. 297 illustrations 82 in colour, 215 photographs, drawings & maps. Bibliography & Index. 31x23 cm. Cloth.
This book follows the fortunes of Buddhism from the founding of the world's largest monastic order in N.E. India 2500 years ago to contemporary America. Renowned scholars such as Professors Lamotte & Zurcher contribute.
Subjects: Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 267 in printed List 201.
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