"At last, after 165 years, a translation of Eugene Burnouf's magnum opus! Katia Buffetrille and Donald Lopez make available to English readers a work from the infancy of Buddhist scholarship and enable us to discover its remarkable precociousness, and how much we still have to learn from it." - John Strong, Bates College"
About the Author
Katia Buffetrille is a research scholar at the Ecole pratique des hautes etudes. She is the author or coeditor of several books. Donald S. Lopez Jr. is the Arthur E. Link Distinguished University Professor of Buddhist and Tibetan Studies in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan. He is the author or editor of many books, including, most recently, Buddhism and Science: A Guide for the Perplexed and In the Forest of Faded Wisdom: 104 Poems by Gendun Chopel, a Bilingual Edition, both published by the University of Chicago Press.