The hungry tigress

Buddhist legends and Jataka tales by Rafe Martin

Publisher: Parallax Press in Berkeley, Calif

Written in English
Cover of: The hungry tigress | Rafe Martin
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Subjects:

  • Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Khuddakanikāya. Jātaka -- Paraphrases, English.

Edition Notes

StatementRafe Martin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ1462 .M38 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 242 p. ;
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1856063M
ISBN 100938077252
LC Control Number90007993
OCLC/WorldCa22307099

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