Cover image for Baralâm and Yĕwâsěf, being the Ethiopic version of a Christianized recension of the Buddhist legend of the Buddha and the Bodhisattva
Title:
Baralâm and Yĕwâsěf, being the Ethiopic version of a Christianized recension of the Buddhist legend of the Buddha and the Bodhisattva
Author:
Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934, editor, translator.
Uniform Title:
Barlaam and Joasaph. English & Ethiopic.
Publication Information:
Cambridge, [Eng.] : University Press, 1923.
Physical Description:
351 pages : 75 (that is 74) plates (including facsimiles) ; 23 cm
General Note:
Plates X-LXXIII reproduce the series of sixty-four woodcuts in the Augsburg edition of Barlaam und Jehosaphat printed in 1477.
Language:
English
Contents:
I. Ethiopic text.--II. The introduction: I. The Book of Barlaam and Iȯasaph. II. The Indian sources of the Book of Barlaam and Iȯasaph. III. Note on a manuscript of the "Lalita vistara" in the library of the Royal Asiatic society, by Dr. L. Barnett. IV. Summary of the "Lalita vistara". V. The Jȧtakas, or birth stories of the Buddha. VI. The Pehlevi version of the Book of Barlaam and Iȯasaph. The versions. English translation. The preaching of St. Thomas in India. The Acts of St. Thomas in India. List of Bible passages quoted or referred to.
Added Uniform Title:
Bible. Apocrypha. Acts of Thomas.
Format :
Book