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Duan Qing: ZHONGGUO GUOJIA TUSHUGUAN CANG XIYU WENSHU: YUZHENYU JUAN (YI). Xinjiang Manuscripts Preserved in the National Library of China: Khotanese Remains Part I. Series of Sanskrit Manuscripts & Buddhist Literature 4. Shanghai, 2015. 3, 3, 7, 38, 170 pp. 38 pp. colour plates, a few b/w text illustrations. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Examines a number of ancient Khotanese Buddhist scroll fragments and documents on wood found at sites in Xinjiang, presumably around Khotan itself. List of contents in English plus one lengthy essay: Pledge, Collateral and Loan in Ancient Khotan. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Archaeology Rare Books
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 14 in printed List 187.
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