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Product Description: Designed for complete beginners, and tested for years with real learners, Complete Sanskrit offers a bridge from the textbook to the real world, enabling you to learn the grammar, understand the vocabulary and even how to translate the inscriptions and texts from this ancient and religiously significant Indian language...read more
By James Benson (contributor), Michael Coulson and Richard Gombrich (contributor)

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9781444106107 | Rev blg edition (Teach Yourself, December 26, 2014), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Designed for complete beginners, and tested for years with real learners, Complete Sanskrit offers a bridge from the textbook to the real world, enabling you to learn the grammar, understand the vocabulary and even how to translate the inscriptions and texts from this ancient and religiously significant Indian language.

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Product Description: It's easy to teach yourself Sanskrit! Complete Sanskrit: A Teach Yourself Guide provides you with a clear and comprehensive approach to Sanskrit, so you can progress quickly from the basics to understanding and writing Sanskrit with confidence...read more
By James Benson (contributor), Michael Coulson and Richard Gombrich (contributor)

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9780071752664, titled "Teach Yourself Complete Sanskrit: A Teach Yourself Guide" | Rev blg edition (McGraw-Hill, January 14, 2011), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: It's easy to teach yourself Sanskrit!

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Product Description: Including poetry whose masterful artistry addresses themes such as love, Indian epic and religion with as much aesthetic appeal as thematic, the poetry included in this set contains the poetry of well-known poets such as Vedánta Déshika while giving a voice to the work of other important writers such as Bhanu·datta who have been given less modern attention...read more
By Richard Gombrich (editor), Isabelle Onians (editor), Sheldon Pollock (editor) and Somadeva Vasudeva (editor)

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9780814717479 | Bilingual edition (New York Univ Pr, November 9, 2009), cover price $159.00 | About this edition: Including poetry whose masterful artistry addresses themes such as love, Indian epic and religion with as much aesthetic appeal as thematic, the poetry included in this set contains the poetry of well-known poets such as Vedánta Déshika while giving a voice to the work of other important writers such as Bhanu·datta who have been given less modern attention.

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Product Description: Epic: Maha·bhárata The Maha·bhárata tells the tale of the epic battle between the Pándavas and the Káuravas for the thrown. It begins with the famous game of dice between the Pándavas and the Káuravas, which sets the scene for the war that will lie at the center of the Maha·bhárata epic...read more
By Richard Gombrich (editor), Isabelle Onians (editor), Sheldon Pollack (editor) and Somadeva Vasudeva (editor)

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9780814717448 | Bilingual edition (New York Univ Pr, November 9, 2009), cover price $264.00 | About this edition: Epic: Maha·bhárata The Maha·bhárata tells the tale of the epic battle between the Pándavas and the Káuravas for the thrown.

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Product Description: In What the Buddha Thought, Richard Gombrich argues that the Buddha was one of the most brilliant and original thinkers of all time. Intended to serve as an introduction to the Buddhas thought, and hence even to Buddhism itself, the book also has larger aims: it argues that we can know far more about the Buddha than it is fashionable among scholars to admit, and that his thought has a greater coherence than is usually recognised...read more

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9781845536121 | Equinox, August 15, 2009, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: In What the Buddha Thought, Richard Gombrich argues that the Buddha was one of the most brilliant and original thinkers of all time.

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9781845536145 | Equinox, August 15, 2009, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This book argues that the Buddha was one of the most brilliant and original thinkers of all time.

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Product Description: Sir William Jones was one of the greatest polymaths in history. At the time of his early death, in 1794, he knew 13 languages thoroughly and another 28 moderately well. But languages were for him only a means of reaching a deeper understanding, in contrasting cultures, of law, history, literature, music, botany, and other disciplines...read more
By Richard Gombrich (introduced by), William Jones (editor) and Alexander Murray (editor)

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9781584776888 | Reprint edition (Lawbook Exchange Ltd, September 30, 2006), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Sir William Jones was one of the greatest polymaths in history.

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Product Description: The short lyric poem appears with great frequency in Sanskrit collections and displays a wide range of themes. Bhartri·hari is the most famous composer. Ámaru and Bílhana also offer excellent examples.This anthology of the Love Lyrics of three Indian poets conjures up an atmosphere of love both sensual and social, ever in tension with love's rejection or repression...read more

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9780814799383 | Bilingual edition (New York Univ Pr, February 1, 2005), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The short lyric poem appears with great frequency in Sanskrit collections and displays a wide range of themes.

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9780203016039 | 2 new edition (Routledge, September 4, 2006), cover price $39.95
9780203130254 | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $35.95

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Describes the teachings of the Buddha, looks at Buddhism in India, Burma, Thailand, China, Korea, and Japan, and looks at Buddhist history, sects, shrines, and temples.
By Heinz Bechert (editor), Richard Gombrich and Etienne Lamotte (contributor)

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9780500276280 | Reprint edition (Thames & Hudson, September 1, 1991), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Describes the teachings of the Buddha, looks at Buddhism in India, Burma, Thailand, China, Korea, and Japan, and looks at Buddhist history, sects, shrines, and temples.

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Describes the teachings of the Buddha, looks at Buddhism in India, Burma, Thailand, China, Korea, and Japan, and looks at Buddhist history, sects, shrines, and temples
By Heinz Bechert (editor) and Richard Gombrich (editor)

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9780871969828 | Facts on File, September 1, 1984, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Describes the teachings of the Buddha, looks at Buddhism in India, Burma, Thailand, China, Korea, and Japan, and looks at Buddhist history, sects, shrines, and temples

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