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Zwilling, Leonard

Overview
Works: 10 works in 27 publications in 2 languages and 526 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: DS785, 951.5032
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Most widely held works by Leonard Zwilling
Mission to Tibet : the extraordinary eighteenth-century account of Father Ippolito Desideri, S.J. by Ippolito Desideri( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ippolito Desideri's Historical Notices of Tibet first appeared in an abridged English translation in 1932, it was soon recognized as a classic for its richly detailed descriptions of Tibetan social, cultural, and religious life. The Italian missionary was the first Westerner to learn about Buddhism directly with Tibetan scholars. He was also an eyewitness to some of the most tumultuous events in Tibet's history, of which he left us a vivid and dramatic account. Unfortunately, the earlier translation omitted, truncated, or paraphrased much of Desideri's text, especially his comprehensive t
Studies in Pali and Buddhism : a memorial volume in honor of Bhikkhu Jagdish Kashyap( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributed articles with a biography of Bhikkhu Jagadish Kashyapa, 1908-1976, a Buddhist monk of Inida
Tibetan blockprints in the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Wisconsin--Madison Libraries by Leonard Zwilling( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peacock in the poison grove : two Buddhist texts on training the mind ; the wheel weapon (mtshon chaʼkhor lo and the poison-destroying peacock (rma bya dug ʼjoms) attributed to Dharmarakṣita by Lhundup Sopa( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dharmakīrti on apoha : the ontology, epistemology and semantics of negation in the Svārthānumānapariccheda of the Pramāṇavārttikam by Leonard Zwilling( )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A TAD lexicon by Leonard Zwilling( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some aspects of Dharmakīrti's ontology reconsidered by Leonard Zwilling( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maitreyanātha's Ornament of the Scriptures of the Universal Vehicle : Recorded by Āryāsaṅga, Explained by Vasubandhu by Maitreyanātha( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Homosexuality as seen in Indian Buddhist Texts by Leonard Zwilling( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mongolian blockprints in the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Wisconsin--Madison, Libraries by University of Wisconsin--Madison( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in Mongolian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Mission to Tibet : the extraordinary eighteenth-century account of Father Ippolito Desideri, S.J.
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Zwilling, L.

Zwilling, L. (Leonard)

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Peacock in the poison grove : two Buddhist texts on training the mind ; the wheel weapon (mtshon chaʼkhor lo and the poison-destroying peacock (rma bya dug ʼjoms) attributed to Dharmarakṣita