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The Lotus Sūtra : a biography, Donald S. Lopez, Jr

Label
The Lotus Sūtra : a biography
Title
The Lotus Sūtra
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Donald S. Lopez, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Lotus Sutra is arguably the most famous of all Buddhist scriptures. Composed in India in the first centuries of the Common Era, it is renowned for its inspiring message that all beings are destined for supreme enlightenment. Here, Donald Lopez provides an engaging and accessible biography of this enduring classic
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lopez, Donald S.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Lives of Great Religious Books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Textgeschichte
  • Mahayana Buddhism
  • Mahayana Buddhism
Label
The Lotus Sūtra : a biography, Donald S. Lopez, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plot summary -- The Lotus Sūtra in India -- The Lotus Sūtra in China -- The Lotus Sūtra in Japan -- Across the Atlantic -- The Lotus Sūtra in the twentieth century -- Across the Pacific
Control code
944469012
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780691152202
Lccn
2016931669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 655
System control number
(OCoLC)944469012
Label
The Lotus Sūtra : a biography, Donald S. Lopez, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plot summary -- The Lotus Sūtra in India -- The Lotus Sūtra in China -- The Lotus Sūtra in Japan -- Across the Atlantic -- The Lotus Sūtra in the twentieth century -- Across the Pacific
Control code
944469012
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780691152202
Lccn
2016931669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 655
System control number
(OCoLC)944469012

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