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The Resource Lives of the nuns : biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan, compiled by Shih Pao-chʻang ; translated by Kathryn Ann Tsai

Lives of the nuns : biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan, compiled by Shih Pao-chʻang ; translated by Kathryn Ann Tsai

Label
Lives of the nuns : biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan
Title
Lives of the nuns
Title remainder
biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Shih Pao-chʻang ; translated by Kathryn Ann Tsai
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
active 6th century
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baochang
Dewey number
  • 294.3/657/092251
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BQ634
LC item number
.P3713 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tsai, Kathryn Ann
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddhist nuns
  • Buddhist nuns
  • Buda y budismo
  • Boeddhisme
  • Nonnen
  • Bhikkuni
  • Quelle
  • China
Label
Lives of the nuns : biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan, compiled by Shih Pao-chʻang ; translated by Kathryn Ann Tsai
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Dynasties and Kingdoms -- Map of Places in Biographies -- Shih Pao-ch'ang's Preface to Lives of the Nuns -- 1. The Chin Dynasty (265-317 / 317-420) -- 2. The Sung Dynasty (420-479) -- 3. The Ch'i Dynasty (479-502) -- 4. The Liang Dynasty (502-557) -- Appendix A: The Text -- Appendix B: The Manatta Ritual -- Chinese Character Glossary of Names, Terms, and Titles
Control code
29634168
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9780824815417
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
93050627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)1683236
Label
Lives of the nuns : biographies of Chinese Buddhist nuns from the fourth to sixth centuries : a translation of the Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan, compiled by Shih Pao-chʻang ; translated by Kathryn Ann Tsai
Publication
Note
Translation of: Pi-chʻiu-ni chuan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Dynasties and Kingdoms -- Map of Places in Biographies -- Shih Pao-ch'ang's Preface to Lives of the Nuns -- 1. The Chin Dynasty (265-317 / 317-420) -- 2. The Sung Dynasty (420-479) -- 3. The Ch'i Dynasty (479-502) -- 4. The Liang Dynasty (502-557) -- Appendix A: The Text -- Appendix B: The Manatta Ritual -- Chinese Character Glossary of Names, Terms, and Titles
Control code
29634168
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9780824815417
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
93050627
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)1683236

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