A Handbook of Pali Literature

Author: Oskar von Hiniiber
Subtitle: Indian Philology and South Asian studies Vol.2
No of Pages: 271
Edition: 1st
Year of Publication: 1996
File Size: 9 MB
Permission: Sourced from A Handful of Leaves Library (www.ahandfulofleaves.org/library).
Blurb: Buddhist literature begins with the oral instruction from the Buddha to his 5 disciples. This Handbook surveys all Pali Theravada Buddhist literature in Ceylon and South East Asia. It reviews previous research, new methodological approaches and covers Pali literature after the 12th century.
Notes: Index. Glossary (Pali words).