Pāli Literature : Including the Canonical Literature in Prakrit and Sanskrit of all the Hīnayāna Schools of Buddhism

By K. R. Norman

Pāli literature: together with the canonical literature in Prakrit and Sanskrit of all of the Hīnayāna faculties of Buddhism

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