Light Of Asia or The Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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The Light of Asia or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana)

by Sir Edwin Arnold

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1932
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first with Pogany's illustrations
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Philadelphia: David McKay Co, 1932. first with Pogany's illustrations. Hard Cover. fine. Small quarto. 182pp Black and Silver covers with pictorial paste-on to front cover. Twelve full page black and white illustrations by Willy Pogany. A fine copy in glassine wrapper and original box. Box is bumped at corners.
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The Light of Asia or The Great Renunciation; being The Life and Teaching of Gautama

by ARNOLD, Sir Edwin

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1932
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Philadelphia: McKay, 1932. hardcover. near fine. Willy Pogany. Illustrated by Willy Pogany. 182 pages. Tall 8vo, silver-stamped black cloth, pictorial label inlaid on front cover; a touch faded at spine ends. Philaelphia: David McKay, (1932). Small faint gift inscription on fly-leaf, still near fine.<br/> <br/>
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The Light of Asia or, The Great Renunciation (MAHABHINISHKRAMANA) As told in Verse by an Indian Buddhist

by ARNOLD, SIR EDWIN

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1976
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Avon: The Limited Editions Club, 1976. Limited Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Edition is limited to 2000 copies.Bound in paisley patterned cloth with gilt on green leather title plate to spine. Illustrated throughout in full colour. Very light foxing to outer page edges, otherwise fine. Inserted into brown slipcase with title… Read more
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Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1932
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Philadelphia: David Mckay Company, 1932. Book. Illus. by Willy Pogany. Very Good. Illustrated Board. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 182 pages, light wear, nice illustrations by Pogany..
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Philadelphia: David McKay Company, 1932 182 numbered pp; HB. Pages: clean, bright, tight, frontis; a.e. slightly tanned. Cover: , black, silver frame w/large b/w paster front, silver titles spine; minimal shelfwear, faint foxing to paster. Pogany's graceful, sensual artwork throughout.
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THE WORLD OF A HASIDIC MASTER LEVI YITZHAK OF BERDITCHEV

by DRESNER, SAMUEL H.

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1986
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9780933503465
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NY: SHAPOLSKY PUB.. Fine. PAPERBACK. 1ST. 1986.
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cover of The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana): Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism (as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist)

The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana): Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism (as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist)

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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, some light scuffs at spine and cover edges, neat contemporary owner's inscription at front, internally clean and tight, bo
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, xviii, 240 pages, black & white portrait frontispiece, illustrations in the text, marbled endpapers
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The Light of Asia, or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana). Being the Life and Teachings of Gautama, Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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, slight rubbing to corners and joints, the book has a small book seller's plate to foot of upper paste down, small owner's book
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, [2] xviii [3] 22 - 240 [2] pages, Buddhist poetry with black and white frontispiece of Author, illustrated capitals and in text illustrations
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The Light of Asia, Or The Great Renunciation: Being the Life and Teachng of Gutama Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism (As Told in Verse by and Indian Buddhist)

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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First Edition
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G.P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. N.D.. First Edition. Hardcover. Small red embossed cloth over board (to resemble leather) with gilt titles. Clean and tight only a trace of shelf wear. .
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Roberts Brothers,, 1890.. LeatherBound. VERY GOOD. Very Good condition. Original 1890 edition/printing published by Roberts Brothers (Boston), slightly small format (6"x8"), dark brown leather spine and corners, dark red marbled boards and matching endpapers, frontispiece engraving of the author, illustrations and photos, 238pp. CONDITION: Sound binding; endpapers not split; name and light finger smudges on first… Read more
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Roberts Brothers, Boston: 1890., 1890 pp. xvii, 238. Engraved frontis of the author plus numerous full page illustrations. Marbled endpapers. All edges gold. Unopened. Wide margins. 8vo. Original full half leather binding. Raised bands. A handsome edition. One of the first books to introduce poetic Indian Buddhism to an English audience. One reason for the striking success of The Light… Read more
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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., London: 1904., 1904 239p. Engraved frontis of the author. Illustrated. All edges gold. 12mo. Original full morocco leather binding by Ramage. Cracked front joint. Modestly rubbed. Handsome binding. XLib. One of the first books to introduce poetic Indian Buddhism to an English audience. One reason for the striking success of The Light of Asia… Read more
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London, United Kingdom: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1905. Later Edition. Full leather. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. The red full leather boards are bright with a guilt top edge, silk ribbon and 157 pp.
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The Light Of Asia, Or, The Great Renunciation - 9781011404391

by Sir Edwin Arnold

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9781011404391
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Hardcover. New. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these… Read more
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London: Trubner & Co. 1889. 12mo. xii, 240 pp. Full maroon leather with gilt boarders and lettering to the spine. All edges gilt. Scratching and some rubbing at edges of leather. Bookplate to front pastedown and a newspaper clipping pasted to first free endpaper. Minor spotting to endpapers, otherwise clean internally. . Very Good. Full Leather. 1889.
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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., London: 1925., 1925 pp. xi, 157. 12mo. Original full red cloth binding. One of the first books to introduce poetic Indian Buddhism to an English audience. One reason for the striking success of The Light of Asia with Western readers was that Arnold, by filtering Buddhist myth through his Victorian consciousness, created an intellectual… Read more
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1932
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Philadelphia: David McKay Company, 1932. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Willy Pogany. 61 Silver boards with pictorial inset [6]+vii-xvi+182p,illus Owners book plate on paste-down
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Kegan Paul, Trench, and Trübner. London. 1914.. pp. xviii, (19)-240. Frontispiece portrait, 15 illustrations. Publisher's floral cloth, top edge gilt, lower corners slightly bumped, else a very good copy.
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Company, 1884. Book. Good. Full Leather. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. AZ701 Preface dated 1884. Wood grain textured leather cover with gilt lettering. All edges Gilt. Bound tight and square. Name on ffep, address line on one of the rear blank pages..
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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, 1892. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1892. New Edition. 240 pages. Full bound brown leather. Black and white illustrations throughout. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Heavy cracking to hinges, causing boards and endpapers to be loose. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Illustrations are moderately tanned with some foxing. Thumb-marking… Read more
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1894. Hardcover. Three quarter cloth with cream colored boards is tightly bound with no marks. Frontis of author with tissue guard. Light overall age-tanning. All edges gilt. Binding has gilt to spine with applied flowers and lettering to front cover. Very light wear to… Read more
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1971
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Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1971. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1971 edition. Wrapped dust jacket has chipping at edges, foxing, and toned spine. Red cloth boards and binding are good. Page edges have foxing. Pages are clean and unmarked. LO
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The Light Of Asia Or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana) Being The Life And Teaching Of Gautama

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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Routledge, & Kegan Paul. Collectible - Very Good. Very Good Book. Good Dust Jacket. Inquire if you need further information.
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THE LIGHT OF ASIA or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana)

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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United Kingdom: Thomas Y. Crowell Co Pub. Leather Bound (soft cover). Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Being the Life and Teaching of Guatama, Prince of India and founder of Buddhism (As Told in Verse by an Indian Buddhist) Thomas Y. Crowell Co Pub, London - No Date (Preface dated 1884). frontis x + 234pp soft… Read more
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation ( Mahabhinishkramana.) Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1889
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London: Trubner & Co., 1889. xviii, 240pp, bw ills. Or white cloth with gilt, pink and green decoration; all edges gilt. Some light foxing to endpapers and prelims, wear to head and foot of spine, hinges starting. The life and teachings of Gautama, founder of Buddhism, as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist with bw ills throughout. Attractive edition… Read more
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Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig: 1891, 1891-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. Pictorial cover. All edges gilt. Good binding and cover. Rubbing, minor soiling to spine. Clean, unmarked pages.
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin.

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1923
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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1923. Book. Good. Hardcover. Flexible red leather, gilt stamped cover and spine. 157pp. Mild fading to cover with moderate wear to head of spine. Text clean, marbled endpapers..
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation; Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama, Prince of India, Founder of Buddhism

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1964-01-01
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Routledge & Kegan Paul LTD, 1964-01-01. Hardcover. Acceptable. Fading to boards. Light corner and edge wear. Interior pages are crisp and clean. Dust Jacket is tattered.
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London. : Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1914. Very good. Beautifully bound in quarter calf. . Hard. 16mo. 6".. Very good.
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The Light of Asia or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana)

by Sir Edwin Arnold

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1921
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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Inc.. Good/No Jacket. 1921. Soft cover. Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama Prince of India and Founder of Buddhism (As told in verse by an Indian Buddhist). Red leather binding with gilt titling. Gilt top edge. Slight to moderate wear/rubbing/soiling to covers and spine. Contents clean and tight. A good solid reading… Read more
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THE LIGHT OF ASIA, or, The Great Renunciation

by ARNOLD, SIR EDWIN

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1971
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9780710010254
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1971. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good . In Very Good Dustwrapper. 16mo. - Dustwrapper is a little toned w/ foxing to rear cover and original price sticker to front fly-leaf - Book ow/ solid, clean and bright in untorn dustwrapper - 176 pages
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Crowell, NY, no date, ca.1920, 12mo., 4"x6", flexible leather covers, 231pp., gilt spine & emblem on cover, scuffed edges & splitting along hinges, but leather still shiny, contents VG $
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The Light of Asia or The Great Renunciation

by Sir Edwin Arnold

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1909
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Kegan Paul, 1909. Book. Almost Very Good. Hardcover. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 1909 A clean copy internally with a short inscription to endpaper - covers with some rubbing to edges - gilt titles to front clean & clear - Posting from Cornwall St103.
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THE LIGHT OF ASIA or, The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana)

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1969
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United Kingdom: Theosophical Publishing House Ltd, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Being the Life and Teaching of Guatama, Prince of India and founder of Buddhism (As Told in Verse by an Indian Buddhist). Theosophical Publishing House Ltd 1969. viii + 154pp hb vg
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Crowell, ca.1920,, 1920-01-01. Hardcover. Good. . Cover and edges shows some wear. Pages are clean and intact.
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London: Kegal Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1891. Hardcover. Fair. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Loosely bound, gilt decorated brown cloth boards. Some dscolouuration on covers. Front end paper with engraving of author is detached.
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by Arnold, Sir Edwin

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1964
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1964. Reprint, 16mo, 157pp, in the Routledge format of red cloth lettered black at spine, pocket-sized; unfortunately a previous owner had protected the jacket with brown paper secured of course with selotape which has left several unsightly stains to the flaps of the jacket and offset to the endpapers o/w this would be quite decent,… Read more
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The Light of Asia or The Great Renunciation (Mahabhinishkramana)

by Sir Edwin Arnold

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1969
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Theosophical Publishing House, 1969. Paperback. Good. in x in x in.
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The Light of Asia or the Great Renunciation

by ARNOLD, SIR EDWIN

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Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co 1945. Small octavo hardcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.
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London: Kegal Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1938. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Firmly bound and clean, decorated embossed green cloth boards. No jacket, no writing inside.
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