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The clever adulteress & other stories

a treasury of Jain literature
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Mosaic Press , Oakville
Short stories, Indic -- Translations into English, Sanskrit literature -- Jaina authors -- Translations into English, India -- Social life and customs -- Fi

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Statementedited by Phyllis Granoff.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPk5461 .G73 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1341264M
ISBN 100889624348
LC Control Number92226478

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Stories were told in verse and prose, in Sanskrit and in vernacular languages.5/5(1). The clever adulteress and other stories: a treasury of Jaina literature. [P E Granoff] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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