Shwe Dagon, Win Pe

The Way And The Mountain, Marco Pallis

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
3613Anon...Kodo - Kyodan Layman Buddhism in JapanKodo-Kyodan Fair to good. Scrape marks on front cover, rubber stamp on back.1962 paperback with 40 pages and b&w photos. Japan, BuddhismJapan, Buddhism$12
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8692Cushing, Josiah NelsonChrist and BuddhaAmerican Baptist Publication Society Good. Covers are a bit soiled and stained. Corners are a little worn. Library/book plate inside (no spine markings), Owner's 3 line name and address inside. Remains of a date due sheet in back. No dust wrapper. 1907 with 160 pages and an index. Religion, Christianity, Buddhism, India. Religion, Christianity, Buddhism$35
10557Kurata, Hyakuzo Translated from the Japanese by Umeyo Hirano Edited by Tsumika ManekiShinranCultural Interchange Institute For BuddhistsVery good. The dust wrapper is poor, missing large chunks.1964 first edition hardback with 251 pages, with a tipped in signature of the editor. "...a significant interpretation of the Buddhist way of life.."Religion, Buddhism$30
3606Maurice, DavidThe Lion's RoarRider & Company Very good in a good dust wrapper.1962 first printing hardback with 255 pages and an index. Buddhism, An Anthology of the Buddha's Teaching Selected From the Pali Canon Religion, Buddhism$15
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11487Pallis, MarcoThe Way And The MountainPeter OwenFair to good. Top left front cover has a 1/4 inch white spot. The top of the back cover is sharply bumped. The top edges of the pages in the same area are also bumped. The price clipped dust wrapper is in fair condition with tears and chipping along the edges.There's a color frontis., b&w illustrations, and an appencix. Tibet, Buddhism and there's a chapter on the Dalai Lama.Tibet, Religion, Buddhism, Dalai Lama$18
11904Pe, WinShwe DagonPrinting and Publishing Corporation, RangoonGood. The front edges of both covers have glue? showing through the cloth. In a fair dust wrapper that has wear and tear on the edges and "Rangoon, Burma" written on the front in magic marker.8 x 11 inches with b&w and color photos. There are four 20 x 15 inch drawing of the temple in a back pocket. Buddhism and Shwe Dagon Temple in Burma. Religion, Buddhism, Shwe Dagon Temple, Burma, Myanmar$50
11786Ranasinghe, C.P.Two signed Letters and two BrochuresThe Institute Of Philosophical ResearchVery good. One letter has multiple creases on a corner.C.P. Ranasinghe, Buddhist Scholar, author, writes from Kelaniya, Ceylon to Mr. Pong in Seattle, WA to acknowledge Pong's order for 3 copies of "The Buddha's Explanation Of The Universe." The books are being shipped on the S.S. President Coolidge. He includes 6 copies of his 4 page, "Buddhism and Marxism." Another letter one month later he asks for help raising $30,000 to fight Communism, includes copies of "Manifesto of The Institute Of Philosophical Research."Buddhism, Religion, C.P. Ranasinghe, Ceylon, Sri Lanka, Autograph$200
15090Sangharakshita, BhikshuAnagarika Dharmapala ( A Biographical Sketch )Maha Bodhi Society Of IndiaGood. Light soiling on the back cover.A biography of Anagarika Dharmapala, Buddhism, Ceylon and India. There's a frontis picture of DharmapalaAnagarika Dharmapala, Buddhism, Ceylon$20
10757StaffCh'an Magazine Volume 2, Number 4 Spring 1981Ch'an Center Institute of Chung-Hwa Buddhist CultureGood. Light soiling and creasing on the covers.1981 Stapled paperback , 7 x 8.5 inches, with 37 pages. Buddhism.Religion, Buddhism$20
11962Thera, Ven. Neluwe Jinaratana Sri Sariputta & Moggallana The Inspiring Story of Lord Buddha's Two Chief DisciplesThe Maha Bodhi Society Of IndiaGood. Both the covers and pages have light creasing. The previous owner has a small name stamp. The back of one illustration has ink stains from the manufacturing process.There are three b&w photos. Religion, Buddhism, Maho Bodhi Society, Sri Sariputta, Moggallana$20

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Two 8x10 inch images on thin photo paper from the Metropolitan Museum of Art with their original mailing envelope from 1946.

Two copies of "The Trilingual International Monthly of Maha Bodhi Ashoka Mission," Mayo link Road, Ajmer, India. The editor is Mrs. Quin Moi Rahula, 'Dhamma Deep.' 7 by 9 inches, April 1962 with 24 pages, multiple pages, b&w photos and ads. Both are in fair condition with rusty staples, torn edges and creasing.

"What Buddhism Is" Published by the Vipassana Research Association in Rangoon, Burma, 7 x 8 inches, with 19 pages. Good condition with light soiling on the covers. There's a 3 line rubber stamp on the front cover.

"The Real Values of True Buddhist Meditation," a paper read by Thray Sithu U Ba Khin. 6.5 x 8 inches, Vipassana Research Association in Rangoon, Burma, with 57 pages. In good condition with wear and soiling on the covers. There's a 3 line rubber stamp on the front cover.

"Sri Sariputta & Moggallana The Inspiring Story of Lord Buddha's Two Chief Disciples," by Ven. Neluwe Jinaratana Thera. Published by the Maha Bodhi Society of India in 1950, 6.5 x 9.5 inches, with 10 pages and one photo. In good condition with light soiling and the owner's two line stamp on the title page.

"Vedanta Monthly Message of the East Temple of the Univeral Spirit" Issued by Ananda Ashrama, La Crescenta, California. Volume XVII, December, 1928, 6 x 9 inches, with 32 pages. Good condition with light shelf wear and soiling.

"Buddhist Scriptures Series No. 1 the Sutra of The Lord of Healing," published by The Society of Chinese Buddhists, first printing, May 1936. 6.5 x 9 inches with a 4 page foldout illustration, a reproduction of a woodcut illustrating the Sutra from a Chinese book printed in 1760. Fair to good. The cover is worn and chipped, the paper in the spine is mostly missing. The previous owner's name is inked on the front cover. The contents are very good.

$20 for all.

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