A Gandhari Version of the Rhinoceros Sutra


Publisher: Univ. of Washington Press

Place Published: Seattle

Date Published: 2000

Book Condition: Good

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First

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A Gandhari Version of the Rhinoceros Sutra: British Library Kharsthi Fragment 5B

Author: R. Salomon & A. Glass

Gandharan Buddhist Texts 1. 234 pages with 8 colour and black & white plates. Published under the auspices of the British Library/University of Washington. The first in a series of text studies of the Gandharan bark scrolls in the British Library’s collection of Kharosthi manuscript fragments. Part 1: The Text – The Uddana – Comparison of Pali, Sanskrit, and Gandhari Versions – Paleography and Orthography – Phonology – Morphology. Part 2: Transcribed Text with Translation. Part 3. Annotated text, Translation, and Commentary. Plus appendices.

Hardcover with gilt titles, no jacket as issued, text clean and in excellent condition, light surface wear, very slight bow to covers. 11.15 by 8.5 inches.