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Footsteps of Japanese Buddhism

Institute for Research in Living Religion. Foreign Dept.

Footsteps of Japanese Buddhism

by Institute for Research in Living Religion. Foreign Dept.

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Published by The Foreign Department of the Institute for Research in Living Religion in [Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism -- Japan.,
  • Buddhist sects -- Japan.,
  • Nichiren (Sect),
  • Shingon (Sect)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes two guard sheets with descriptive letterpress.

    Statementedited by the Foreign Department of the Institute for Research in Living Religion.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 pts. in 1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22970066M

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