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Protecting wisdom : Tibetan book covers from the MacLean collection

Author: Kathryn Selig Brown; John Bigelow Taylor
Publisher: [Chicago, Ill.] : MacLean Collection ; Munich : Prestel, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This elegant volume is the first published study of the finely carved wooden covers designed to protect fragile Tibetan Buddhist texts.

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Genre/Form: Catalogs
Named Person: Barry L MacLean; Mary Ann MacLean; Barry L MacLean; Mary Ann MacLean
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Selig Brown; John Bigelow Taylor
ISBN: 9783791347561 379134756X
OCLC Number: 833629559
Notes: Issued in a slipcase.
Description: 263 pages : illustrations, map ; 29 x 37 cm
Responsibility: Kathryn H. Selig Brown ; photography by John Bigelow Taylor.

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