Eliot, Sir Charles Eliot. Sometime H.M. Ambassador at Tokyo.
Japanese Buddhism. With a Memoir of the Author by Sir Harold Parlett.
First Published in 1935. London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, 1969. 14.5 cm x 22.5 cm. XXXIV, 449 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Chapters include, for example: Book I – A Survey of Buddhism in India and China: Buddhism in India / The Pantheon / etc.
Book II – History of Japanese Buddhism: Nara Period:– The Older Sects / The Dark Ages / Tokugawa Period:– Crystallization of the Church / etc. Book III – The Sects and their Doctrines: Tendai / Zen / Nichiren / etc.
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