Lot 280 of 435:
Manavak-Kalpa-Sutra facsimile of the original manuscript  

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Title:
Manavak-Kalpa-Sutra. Being a portion of this ancient work on Vaidik rites, together with the commentary of Kumarila-Swamin. A Fac-simile of the MS. No. 17 in the Library of Her Majesty's Home Government for Inidia

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Place:
London

Publisher:
N. Trubner and Co.

Date:
1861

Description:

x, 268 pp; 121 leaves of facsimile. (4to) 32.5x17 cm (12¾x10¾") original green cloth, spine lettered in gilt.

Beautiful facsimile printing preceded by a long preface and commentary. This edition concerns a ritual manuscript teaching the ceremonial connected with the old recension of the Yajurveda, the Taittiriya-Samita. Preface by Theodo Goldstucker, German Sanskrit scholar, professor of Sanskrit in University College London and founder of the Sanskrit Text Society.

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Condition:
Binding worn, hinges cracking


 
Item number:
290633
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