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Damascus and the bodhi-tree

Robert Price

Damascus and the bodhi-tree

ancient wisdom and modern thought

by Robert Price

  • 187 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by R.R. Price in Stouffville, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysticism -- Comparative studies.,
  • Experience (Religion) -- Comparative studies.,
  • Christianity and existentialism.,
  • Enlightenment (Buddhism)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert R. Price, J. Kenneth Noble.
    GenreComparative studies.
    ContributionsNoble, John Kenneth.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination147 p. ;
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20002141M

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