Cover image for Lotus land, being an account of the country and the people of southern Siam
Title:
Lotus land, being an account of the country and the people of southern Siam
Author:
Thompson, P. A. (Peter Anthony), 1876-
Publication Information:
London Werner Laurie 1906.
Physical Description:
xii, 312 pages : color frontispiece, illustrations, plates., folded map. ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction.--Bangkok.--Present conditions.--The Buddhist religion.--Temples, images, and symbols.--The brotherhood of the yellow robe.--The Pees and charms.--Siamese art.--Rice and fish.--Camp life.--Ayuthia and the elephant hunt.--Lopburi, and the story of Phaulcon.--The Prabat Mountain.--The edge of the jungle.--The fragments of an empire.--Angkor Tom.
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Format :
Book