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The Oriental philosophers

an introduction.

by Tomlin, E. W. F.

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Philosophers -- Asia.,
    • Philosophy, Oriental.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementE. W. F. Tomlin.
      SeriesHarper colophon books, Harper Colophon books
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB121 .T6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination323 p. ; 20 cm. --
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5904153M
      LC Control Number64002025
      OCLC/WorldCa367586

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