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The Buddhist

Wickramasinghe, Martin

The Buddhist

Jataka stories and the Russian novel

by Wickramasinghe, Martin

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Published by The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon in Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhist stories,
  • Jataka stories

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Martin Wickramasinghe
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26896031M
    OCLC/WorldCa8890445

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