Four Lamas of Dolpo
Autobiographies of Four Tibetan Lamas (16th-18th Centuries) Vol. II: Tibetan Texts and Commentaries
By David Snellgrove
The present volume provides an edited and corrected transcription the original Tibetan textual autobiographies of four Tibetan lamas of the Dolpo region, three of whom were born in the 16th century and one in the 17th. An accompaniment to Volume I, which provided the full English translation of the biographies, this second volume, in addition to the Tibetan texts formatted for reproduction in Western book form, also includes transliterations of short passages and verse extracted from the manuscripts, notes on the translations in the first volume and a detailed glossary. Of interest to all students of Tibetan religion and culture who are also versed in classical Tibetan language.
Size 140 x 215 mm
392 pages, 75 b & w illustrations, 3 maps
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