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Art

Xing Jian Guo, editor. Dazu rock carvings of China. Sichuan Art Publishing House. 1993. Hardcover. 29.7 cm (11.6 inch) tall. 92 pages. Very Good-minus (picture cover has light scratches (more on back, not obvious on front) and mild bumps on corners and edges; light crumples on some pages; no marks; generally clean and tight)/. Text in Chinese, English and Japanese.. keywords: Art, China, Religion, Buddhism, Bodhisattva, Kuan Yin. Book #18455 $45.

Fiction

Tony Wong. The Force of Buddha's Palm 31. Jademan Comics. 1990. Comic book. Near Fine (very slight general wear; no marks; clean & tight)/. keywords: Fiction, Buddhism, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Hong Kong click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #19041 $12.00.

Tony Wong. The Force of Buddha's Palm, No. 13. Jademan. 1989. Comic book. Near Fine (very slight general wear; no marks; clean & tight)/. keywords: Fiction, Buddhism, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Hong Kong click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #19042 $12.00.

Humor & Satire

W. W. Rowe , Charles Filius. The Flaw of Karma: Buddhist Limericks for Fun and Enlightenment. . 2010. Softcover ['trade/ quality paperback']. 19.1 cm (7.5 inch) tall. 127 pages. Very Good (very light general wear; no marks; no spine crease; clean & tight) /. keywords: Humor & Satire, Buddhism. isbn 0978533429. click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #17879 $5.67.

Music, Dance & Opera

Rick Ferriss. Dhammapada Songs. Around Ground Records. 2010. Audio CD. New in folded-paper eco-pak./. keywords: Music, Dance & Opera, Buddhist click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #16699 $5.67.

Philosophy

Linda Hess & Shukdev Singh (Translators), Kabir . The Bijak of Kabir. San Francisco, North Point Press. 1983. Softcover with dustjacket. 1st edition. 23.3 cm (9.1 inch) tall. 200 pages. Book Very Good (light general wear; clean & tight)/Dust jacket Very Good (slight edge crumples; no tears; bright). In English.. keywords: Philosophy, Religion, India, Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Enlightenment. isbn 0865471142. click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #12901 $5.67.

Religion

. Mani Trading Co, Catalog 1979-1980. Spencer WV, Mani Trading Co. 1979. Stapled Softcover Pamphlet. 21.6 cm (8.5 inch) tall. 40 pages. Book Good+ (a few check marks & cirles; light general wear)/. A mail-order catalog. Includes laid-in 4-page Supplement A: correcions & additions. Buddhist & Hindu items: incense, gongs, bowls, malas, figures, art, etc. many bw photos. keywords: Religion, Buddhism, Hinduism. Book #13525 $5.26.

Basabe, Fernando M. Japanese Youth Confronts Religion: A sociological survey conducted among Japanese university students in Japan. Tokyo/ Rutland, Sophia Univ/ Tuttle. 1967. Hardcover. 1st printing. 26.4 cm (10.3 inch) tall. 183 pages. Book Very Good (light general wear; a few scattered paperclip dents on pages; clean & tight)/Dust jacket Good+ (moderate edge wear, including a 2-inch tear on either side of spine top; spine faded) in archival cover. Results of a survey of 6,586 students at 44 Japanese colleges. 36 questions with results by religious background & other factors; quoted comments from students. In English; includes original questions in Japanese. keywords: Religion, Japan, Sociology, Survey, Christianity, Buddhism, Shinto click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #9286 $8.88.

Kimpel, Ben. A Philosophy of Zen Buddhism. Boston, Student Outlines Company. 1966. Softcover. Edition not stated. 20.9 cm (8.2 inch) tall. 131 pages. Book Good+ (light stains & creases on cover; light foxing of pages; a few creased page corners; light general wear; generally clean & tight)/. keywords: Religion, Zen Buddhism, Philosophy click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #12696 $5.67.

Kristin Penn, editor. Karuna, a journal of Buddhist meditation. Winter 1989/90, vol 6 no 3.. . 1989. Stapled Softcover. 28.1 cm (11 inch) tall. 32 pages. Very Good ( very light general wear; no marks; clean & tight)/. Includes articles by Sharon Salzburg, Thich Nhat Hanh.. keywords: Religion, . Book #17493 $5.27.

Lewis, C G. Tibetan Venture. NY, A S BArnes. 1967. Hardcover. 1st US edition. 21.6 cm (8.5 inch) tall. 191 pages. Ex-Library (details: stamps, pocket) else Good ( tape remnants on cover, a few scattered underlines)/Spine sticker, else Dust jacket Very Good (light crumples). A young Englishman taught at a school for young, refugee lamas in India before going home to enter theological college. Includes short meeting with the Dalai Lama, thoughts on the unity of religions. keywords: Religion, Christianity, Tibetan Buddhism, Asia, India click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #8179 $8.88.

Narendra Nath Bhattacharyya. Buddhism in the History of Indian Ideas. New Dehli, Manohar. 1993. Hardback. 1st edition. 22.3 cm (8.7 inch) tall. 325 pages. Very Good overall (details: light cover wear; very light general wear; clean & tight)/No Dust Jacket. keywords: Religion, Comparative, History, Philosophy, Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Tibet, Burma, India, Sri Lanka, China. isbn 8173040176. click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #13033 $72.

Prescott, Richard C. Inherent Solutions to Spiritual Obscurations. Seattle, Grascott. 1999. Softcover. Edition not stated. 20.7 cm (8.1 inch) tall. 429 pages. Book Very Good ( very slight general wear; similar condition to many new books on bookstore shelves)/. keywords: Religion, Hinduism, Buddhism, Ramakrishna, Mysticism. isbn 1585004057. click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #9711 $8.88.

Theodore Stcherbatsky. The Conception of Buddhist Nirvana (With Sanskrit Text of Madhyamaka-Karika) . NY, Samuel Weiser. 1978. Softcover ['trade/ quality paperback']. 2nd edition. 21.5 cm (8.4 inch) tall. 222 pages. Good+ overall (pencil underlines on a few pages in introduction, light cover wear; light foxing on edges & endpapers; generally clean & tight)/. keywords: Religion, Buddhism click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #13352 $9.

William Theodore De Bary , ed. The Buddhist Tradition in India, China and Japan. NY, Modern Library. 1969. Hardcover. Edition not stated. 19.0 cm (7.4 inch) tall. 417 pages. Ex-Library (details: stamps & stickers on back endpaper, stamps on top edge & title page) else Very Good (light general wear; small remnants of old dustjacket cover on endpapers; no marks)/Small spine sticker label else Dust jacket Very Good (slight fade of spine background; light edge crumples; no tears; bright). Original 2.45 flap price intact. ML 205. Brown statue close-up on dustcover front & spine. keywords: Religion, Buddhism, History click here to check at Amazon.com. Book #11756 $5.67.


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