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StatementDeborah E. Klimburg-Salter ; essays by Maximilian Klimburg ... (et al.).
ContributionsFrederick S. Wight Art Gallery., Asia Society. Galleries., National Museum of Natural History., University of California, Los Angeles. Art Council.
LC ClassificationsN8193.3.T36
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Pagination254 p. :
Number of Pages254
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Open LibraryOL18830553M

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Los Angeles, Calif: Published under the sponsorship of the UCLA Art Council. MLA Citation. Klimburg-Salter, Deborah E. and Klimburg, Maximilian. and Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery. the silk route and the diamond path 作者: Klimburg-Salter, Deborah 副标题: esoteric Buddhist art on the trans- Himalayan trade routes 出版年: ISBN: The Diamond Sutra of AD was the jewel among thousands of scrolls, documents and painted silks that explorer Aurel Stein obtained from a hidden library cave near Dunhuang in The cave had been sealed for a thousand years.

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