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). EDWIN ARNOLD.

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, [1], 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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