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Reading Buddhist art : an illustrated guide to Buddhist signs and symbols

Author: Meher McArthur
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2004, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a comprehensive guide to the complex imagery and iconography of Buddhism that will serve equally well as an art-lover's reference as an introduction to the principles of the religion itself.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meher McArthur
ISBN: 0500284288 9780500284285
OCLC Number: 224062550
Notes: Originally published: 2002.
Description: 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Meher McArthur.

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"McArthur has set for herself no small task: to create a concise, accessible primer to the intricate world of Buddhist art. She succeeds."

 
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