In The Footsteps Of The Buddha

By: Grousset, Rene

Price: NZ$162.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Owner's inscription. Some rubbing and bumping to ends of spine. Browning to dust wrapper. 1 1/2" tear at head of dust wrapper spine. 2 x 1/2 x 1/2" chips at head of dust wrapper spine. Series of tears up to 3/8" along tail of dust wrapper spine. 1/2" tear at bottom rear fold of dust wrapper. A couple of 1/2" tears along bottom edge of front panel of dust wrapper. 3/8" tear in front fold of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped. Dust wrapper has been trimmed along long edge, and is 1/4" shorter than the height of the book. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; xi, [1], 352 pages + frontis + plates + one folding map at rear. Orange cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 222mm x 140mm. Selected Contents: In The China Of The Epics; The Appeal Of Buddhism; Through The Wide West; Persian Paintings In The Gobi; On The Eve Of The Shattering Of The Hordes; In The Land Of Graeco-Buddhism; A Journey In The Deccan In The Time Of Ajanta; The Monastic City Of Nalanda; Harsha, The Poet King; From Pamir To Tun-Huang; The Glory Of The T'Angs; Pilgrims Of The Southern Seas; The Voyages Of I-Ching; The Metaphysical Flight Of The Mahayana; In The Mystic Heaven Of Buddhism; The Revelation Of Indian Art. ; 8vo

Title: In The Footsteps Of The Buddha

Author Name: Grousset, Rene

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, George Routledge: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 7437