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I once was a monkey : stories Buddha told

Author: Jeanne M Lee
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A retelling of six Jatakas, or birth stories, which illustrate some of the central tenets of Buddha's teachings, such as compassion, honesty, and thinking clearly before acting.
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Genre/Form: Jataka stories
Paraphrases
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne M Lee
ISBN: 0374335486 9780374335489
OCLC Number: 38976202
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Contents: The foolish forest sprite --
The deceitful heron --
The monkey and the crocodile --
The flight of the beasts --
The wise dove --
Three friends in a forest.
Responsibility: Jeanne M. Lee.
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A retelling of six Jatakas, or birth stories, which illustrate some of the central tenets of Buddha's teachings, such as compassion, honesty, and thinking clearly before acting.

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