Portrait of the Buddha (from a novelist"s pen)
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Portrait of the Buddha (from a novelist"s pen) by JayasвЃ»ebam 1936- JayakodМЈi

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Published by Dept. of Cultural Affairs in Colombo .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jayasena Jayakody ; English translation by K. D. de Lanerolle
LC ClassificationsMLCM 81/1846
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ; 23 cm.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4247568M
LC Control Number80903995

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