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Encyclopaedia of Buddhism / edited by G. P. Malalasekera
Bib ID 1083170
Format BookBook
Description [Colombo] : Govt. of Ceylon, 1961-<2002 > 
v. <1, pts. 1-4; v. 2, pts. 1-4; v. 3, pts. 1-4; v. 4, pts. 1-4; v. 5, pts. 1-4; v. 6 pts. 1-3 > : ill. (part col.), maps, plates (part col.) ; 26 cm. + suppl. <v. 1 > 
Incomplete contents v. 5, pt. 4. Hungi-i -Japan 
Notes

Vol. 5, pt. <1-3 > : editor-in-chief W.G. Weeraratne.

Issued in parts.

"The compilation of an Encyclopaedia of Buddhism in the English language was one of the several undertakings of the Lanka Bauddha Mandalaya (Buddhist Council of Ceylon) ... in 1955 ... [It was] transferred to [the Ministry of Cultural Affairs in 1956]."

Somes vols. have supplements.

Subjects Buddhism -- Encyclopedias.
Other authors/contributors Viraratna, W. G  |  Malalasekera, G. P. (Gunapala Piyasena), 1899-  |  Buddhist Council of Ceylon  |  Ceylon. Ministry of Cultural Affairs

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