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The Buddhist art of China

Zong Zhang

The Buddhist art of China

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Published by China Intercontinental Press in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tibetan Art,
  • Buddhist art,
  • Buddhist architecture

  • Edition Notes

    StatementZhang Zong
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN8193.C6 Z472513 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination177 pages :
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25300658M
    ISBN 107508520750
    ISBN 109787508520759
    LC Control Number2012363204
    OCLC/WorldCa750418991


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