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The Edicts Of Asoka by Asoka; Edited And Translated By N. A. Nikam And Richard Mckeon - Signed First Edition - 1959 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 035833)

The Edicts Of Asoka

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The Edicts Of Asoka

by Asoka; Edited And Translated By N. A. Nikam And Richard Mckeon

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Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 1959. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good +. Xvii, 69 Pp. Green Cloth, Stamped In Black. Lightly Ued Book In Lightly Worn Dj Priced $1.75 1/8" Square Chip At Top Of Front Spine Edge. Inscribed On Front Pastedown "To John Raben- Some Ancient Wisdom For His Birthday. Many Happy Returns. Richard Mckeon And Muriel / Jan. 20, 1959". Mckeon Was One Of The Most Respected Professors At The University Of Chicago, Renowned For His Ideas And Methods Courses. John R. Raben Was A Senior Partner In The Law Firm Of Sullivan & Cromwell, With Which He Had Been Associated Since 1939. Mr. Raben Had Been Counsel To Investment Banking And Accounting Firms And Associations. When The Financial Accounting Standards Board Was Established In 1973 As The Rule-Making Apparatus Of The Accounting Profession He Became Its Counsel. He Was Also Counsel To The Industry Task Force That Helped Draft The Securities Investors Protection Corporation Legislation. The Raben Lecture At Yale Is Named In His Honor.


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The Edicts Of Asoka
Asoka; Edited And Translated By N. A. Nikam And Richard Mckeon
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