Petech, L: NORTHERN INDIA ACCORDING TO THE SHUI-CHING-CHU. Serie Orientale Roma II. Roma, 1950. viii, 89 pp. 25x17 cm. Paper.
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The Shuijing (Water Classic) is a small text written either in the Han dynasty or Three Kingdoms period. It was studied by Li Taoyuan (d. 527 AD) in his work Shuijing Zhu (Commentary on the Water Classic). It discusses India through the eyes of early Chinese Buddhist pilgrims to the country. Scarce.
Subjects: Geography
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 467 in printed List 187.
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