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The Resource Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra : the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments, Richard Salomon ; with contributions by Raymond Allchin and Mark Barnard ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra : the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments, Richard Salomon ; with contributions by Raymond Allchin and Mark Barnard ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Label
Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra : the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments
Title
Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra
Title remainder
the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments
Statement of responsibility
Richard Salomon ; with contributions by Raymond Allchin and Mark Barnard ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salomon, Richard
Dewey number
294.3/8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ244.G35
LC item number
S25 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allchin, F. Raymond (Frank Raymond)
  • Barnard, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manuscripts, Kharoṣṭhi
  • Buddhist antiquities
  • Sarvāstivādins
  • British Library
Label
Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra : the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments, Richard Salomon ; with contributions by Raymond Allchin and Mark Barnard ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-263) and index
Contents
The background: Gandhāra and Gandhāran Buddhism -- The contents of the British Library Kharoṣṭhī collection -- Previous discoveries of Kharoṣṭhī manuscripts -- Origin and character of the collection -- Format, material, and construction of the scrolls -- Paleographic and linguistic features of the Gandhāran scrolls -- The date of the manuscripts -- Preliminary evaluation of the new corpus -- Inscribed pots and potsherds in the British Library Collection
Control code
ocm40113389
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xx, 273 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780295977690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98037360
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295977683
  • (Sirsi) AHH-8371
Label
Ancient Buddhist scrolls from Gandhāra : the British Library Kharoṣṭhī fragments, Richard Salomon ; with contributions by Raymond Allchin and Mark Barnard ; foreword by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-263) and index
Contents
The background: Gandhāra and Gandhāran Buddhism -- The contents of the British Library Kharoṣṭhī collection -- Previous discoveries of Kharoṣṭhī manuscripts -- Origin and character of the collection -- Format, material, and construction of the scrolls -- Paleographic and linguistic features of the Gandhāran scrolls -- The date of the manuscripts -- Preliminary evaluation of the new corpus -- Inscribed pots and potsherds in the British Library Collection
Control code
ocm40113389
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xx, 273 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780295977690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98037360
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295977683
  • (Sirsi) AHH-8371

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