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Studies in Chinese Buddhism

Arthur F. Wright

Studies in Chinese Buddhism

by Arthur F. Wright

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Buddhism -- China -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-200) and index.

      StatementArthur F. Wright ; edited by Robert M. Somers.
      ContributionsSomers, Robert M., 1942-1983.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBQ632 .W75 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 204 p. :
      Number of Pages204
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2200969M
      ISBN 100300047177
      LC Control Number89022604

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