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A Simple Monk: Writings on His Holiness the Dalai Lama

by Thurman, Robert A. F. and Pico Iver, Orville Schell, Diki Tsering, Spalding Gray

First Edition

Price: $65.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 009540
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: New
  • Jacket condition: New
  • Illustrator: Wright, Alison
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1577311752
  • ISBN 13: 9781577311751
  • Publisher: New World Library
  • Place: Novata, California, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 2001

Novata, California, U.S.A.: New World Library, 2001. First edition, stated first printing. Red cloth binding with gilt titles. Decorated endpapers in lama-yellow. 144 pp., illustrated with color photographs by Alison Wright. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, also known as Tenzin Gyatso, has won worldwide appreciation with his extraordinary wisdom and humility in the face of China's brutal occupation of Tibet. This beautiful visual biography combines color photographs of Tibetan lands, artifacts, and people with impressionistic essays about the Dalai Lama by his mother Diki Tsering, by China scholar and journalist Orville Schell, and by travel writer Pico Iyer, as well as an interview with His Holiness by Spalding Gray. New in new dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus. by Wright, Alison. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.