Illuminating the Life of the Buddha
An Illustrated Chanting Book from Eighteenth-Century Siam
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Bodleian Library|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $65.00|
| Book Description: |
This lavishly illustrated book investigates an outstanding eighteenth-century example of a samut khoi, a type of beautiful folding book found in Southeast Asia, which became particularly popular as a repository for the Buddha's teachings.