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Buddhism: Flammarion Iconographic Guides

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This highly illustrated volume provides a comprehensive introduction to some three thousand manifestations of the Buddha in Asia. With the aid of abundant illustrations, Buddhism distinguishes each holy figure, providing clear and concise explanations of the differing names and attributes by which they are known in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Tibet, South-East Asia, China and ...more
Paperback, 360 pages
Published October 25th 1995 by Flammarion
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Louis Frédéric, also known as Louis Frédéric Nussbaum or Louis-Frédéric (1923–1996), was a French scholar, art historian, writer, translator and editor. He was a specialist in the cultures of Asia, especially India and Japan.

Louis Frédéric was born in Paris in 1923. He studied at the Sorbonne and the École Pratique des Hautes Études. He wrote many books on India, Japan and Southeast Asia. He was t
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