The beginnings of Indian philosophy

selections from the Rig Veda, Atharva Veda, Upanisads, and Mahābhārata. by Franklin Edgerton

Publisher: G. Allen & Unwin in London

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated from the Sanskrit with an introd., notes and glossarial index.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1107 .E2 1965
The Physical Object
Pagination362 p.
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5936076M
LC Control Number65003340
OCLC/WorldCa1138904

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