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Buddhist Texts Through the Ages
     

Buddhist Texts Through the Ages

by Edward Conze
 

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This unique anthology of Buddhist scriptures traces the development of Buddhism through the ages and around the world. Designed to serve scholars and students alike, this classic text has become a valuable resource for Buddhists and all those who wish to explore for themselves the original sources of one of the world's great religions. Accessible and jargon-free,

Overview

This unique anthology of Buddhist scriptures traces the development of Buddhism through the ages and around the world. Designed to serve scholars and students alike, this classic text has become a valuable resource for Buddhists and all those who wish to explore for themselves the original sources of one of the world's great religions. Accessible and jargon-free, these translations from the original Pali, Sanskrit, Chinese, Tibetan, and Japanese are presented in plain English by four leading experts on the language and literature of Buddhism, while a glossary of foreign terms completes a thoroughly comprehensive and timeless introduction to the subject.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780743981
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
05/13/2014
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Edward Conze (1904–1979) was an Anglo-German scholar best known for his pioneering translations of Buddhist texts.

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