A dictionary of Japanese Buddhist terms

based on references in Japanese literature = [Nichi-Ei Bukkyōgo jiten] by Hisao Inagaki

Publisher: Heian in Union City, Calif

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Other titlesNichi-Ei Bukkyōgo jiten.
Statementby Hisao Inagaki ; in collboration with P.G. OʾNeill.
GenreDictionaries
ContributionsO"Neill, P. G. 1924-
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 534 p. ;
Number of Pages534
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22907484M
ISBN 100893463116

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