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The Teachings of the Compassionate Buddha (original 1955; edition 2000)

by E. A. Burtt

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Title:The Teachings of the Compassionate Buddha
Authors:E. A. Burtt
Info:NAL Trade (2000), Edition: Reissue, Paperback
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The Teachings of the Compassionate Buddha by E. A. Burtt (1955)

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In this book, E. A. Burtt has collected early discourses, the Dhammapada, and some other basic writings of Buddhism. These original texts have been translated and edited. Burtt has also included additional and very beneficial commentary. The book particularly addresses the Theravada and Mahayana traditions of Buddhism. Some of the writings are very difficult to understand, but having such a collection of Buddhist writings is valuable.

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Paperback: 248 pages Publisher: Signet; mass market edition (May 1, 1955) Language: English

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