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The Resource The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king, translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king, translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

Label
The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king
Title
The epic of Gesar of Ling
Title remainder
Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king
Statement of responsibility
translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • tib
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Gesar
Dewey number
895/.41
Index
no index present
Language note
In English; translated from Tibetan
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bstan-ʼdzin-rgya-mtsho
  • Kornman, Robin
  • Khandro, Sangye
  • Chonam
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic literature, Tibetan
  • Epic literature, Tibetan
Label
The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king, translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 618)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama -- Foreword / Alak Zenkar Rinpoche -- Foreword / Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche -- Preface -- Historical introduction -- Translators' introduction -- Acknowledgments -- Volume one. The events leading to Gesar's incarnation in the land of Ling -- Volume two. Gesar's birth and childhood in the land of Ling -- Volume three. Gesar wins the horse race and becomes the king of Ling -- Postscript -- Notes -- Glossary of terms -- Glossary of names
Control code
1042925
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
lxi, 618 pages
Isbn
9781590308424
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590308424
  • (OCoLC)682893484
Label
The epic of Gesar of Ling : Gesar's magical birth, early years, and coronation as king, translated by Robin Kornman, Sangye Khandro, and Lama Chönam ; forewords by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Alak Zenkar Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 618)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama -- Foreword / Alak Zenkar Rinpoche -- Foreword / Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche -- Preface -- Historical introduction -- Translators' introduction -- Acknowledgments -- Volume one. The events leading to Gesar's incarnation in the land of Ling -- Volume two. Gesar's birth and childhood in the land of Ling -- Volume three. Gesar wins the horse race and becomes the king of Ling -- Postscript -- Notes -- Glossary of terms -- Glossary of names
Control code
1042925
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
lxi, 618 pages
Isbn
9781590308424
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781590308424
  • (OCoLC)682893484

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