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Elements of Buddhist iconography

Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

Elements of Buddhist iconography

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Published by Harvard university press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Art, Buddhist,
    • Art -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBuddhist iconography.
      Statementby Ananda K. Coomaraswamy.
      ContributionsHarvard-Yenching Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7302 .C65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 p. l., 3-95 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6319604M
      LC Control Number35007481
      OCLC/WorldCa3271106

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