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).
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1891. Small 8vo, pp. xi, , 244, 20; original terracotta cloth stamped in gilt on front cover and spine, some staining and wear, especially at spine ends, and a few pencil markings scattered throughout text, still nearly very good, and a sound, usable copy. The most popular work by the journalist, translator, and poet, first appearing in the UK in 1879. Item #26072
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