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Marvels of Buddhist art Alchi-ladakh

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Published by Ravi Kumar in Hong Kong .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Arts, Buddhist.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementtext by Pratapaditya Pal ; photographs by Lionel Fournier
ContributionsPal, Pratapaditya, 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNX676"M3"1988
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21126346M

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