Zürcher, E: THE BUDDHIST CONQUEST OF CHINA. The Spread and Adaptation of Buddhism in Early Medieval China. Leiden, 1972 & 1959. xii, 470 pp. 5 sketch maps. Notes, bibliography, indexes. 2 vols. 24x16 cm. Cloth and paper.
The first attempt in a Western language to describe the formative phase of Chinese Buddhism as an integral part of Chinese cultural history. A standard on the subject. Doctoral thesis. A mixed set. The first volume is from the later 1972 edition. The second volume is from the first 1959 edition. Priced accordingly.
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Was item 708 in printed List 192.
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