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The Resource The lotus and the lion : Buddhism and the British Empire, J. Jeffrey Franklin

The lotus and the lion : Buddhism and the British Empire, J. Jeffrey Franklin

Label
The lotus and the lion : Buddhism and the British Empire
Title
The lotus and the lion
Title remainder
Buddhism and the British Empire
Statement of responsibility
J. Jeffrey Franklin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franklin, J. Jeffrey
Dewey number
820.9/382943
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.B83
LC item number
F73 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddhism in literature
  • English literature
  • Buddhism
  • Great Britain
Label
The lotus and the lion : Buddhism and the British Empire, J. Jeffrey Franklin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The life of the Buddha in Victorian Britain -- Buddhism and the emergence of late-Victorian hybrid religions -- Romances of reincarnation, karma, and desire -- Buddhism and the empire of the self in Kipling's Kim -- Conclusion : the afterlife of Nirvana -- Appendix 1 : selective chronology of events in the European encounter with Buddhism -- Appendix 2 : summary of selected Buddhist tenets
Control code
228371993
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780801447303
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008022869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)228371993
Label
The lotus and the lion : Buddhism and the British Empire, J. Jeffrey Franklin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [245]-263) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The life of the Buddha in Victorian Britain -- Buddhism and the emergence of late-Victorian hybrid religions -- Romances of reincarnation, karma, and desire -- Buddhism and the empire of the self in Kipling's Kim -- Conclusion : the afterlife of Nirvana -- Appendix 1 : selective chronology of events in the European encounter with Buddhism -- Appendix 2 : summary of selected Buddhist tenets
Control code
228371993
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780801447303
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008022869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)228371993

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