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The Sanskrit epics

Author: J L Brockington
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998.
Series: Handbuch der Orientalistik., Zweite Abteilung,, Indien ;, 12. Bd.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive study of both Sanskrit epics, the Mahabharata (including the HarivamÌ£sa) and the RamayanÌ£a, surveys the current state of research and presents a coherent view of their nature and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brockington, J.L.
Sanskrit epics.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998
(OCoLC)606959917
Online version:
Brockington, J.L.
Sanskrit epics.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998
(OCoLC)607837641
Named Person: Vālmīki.; Vālmīki.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J L Brockington
ISBN: 9004102604 9789004102606
OCLC Number: 37792475
Description: x, 596 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The History of Epic Studies --
3. The Mahabharata (1) --
4. The Mahabharata (2) --
5. The Mahabharata (3) --
6. The Harivamsa --
7. The Ramayana (1) --
8. The Ramayana (2) --
9. The Ramayana (3) --
10. Evolution.
Series Title: Handbuch der Orientalistik., Zweite Abteilung,, Indien ;, 12. Bd.
Responsibility: by John Brockington.

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