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Published by Weatherhill in New York .
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  • Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Saddharmapuṇḍarīkasūtra,
  • Mahayana Buddhism -- Sacred books

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Other titlesWu liang i ching. English. 1975., Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Saddharmapuṇḍarīkasūtra. English. 1975., Kuan pʻu hsien Pʻu-sa hsing fa ching. English. 1975.
Statementtranslated by Bunnō Katō, Yoshirō Tamura, and Kōjirō Miyasaka ; with revisions by W. E. Soothill, Wilhelm Schiffer, and Pier P. Del Campana.
ContributionsKatō, Bunnō, tr., Soothill, William Edward, 1861-1935.
LC ClassificationsBQ2052.E5 K37 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 383 p. ;
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5059375M
ISBN 100834801051, 083480106X
LC Control Number74023158

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