The Wisdom of Ananda Coomaraswamy (Book published November 16


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Author  Ananda K. Coomaraswamy
Publisher  World Wisdom
Publication Date   November 16, 2011
ISBN  1935493957
Pages  180

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Ananda Coomaraswamy (1877-1947) was one of the most famous scholars of Indian art, culture, and religion. He served for many years as the Keeper of Indian and Islamic Art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, establishing one of the most impressive collections of oriental artifacts in the world. This anthology contains thematically arranged excerpts from his many writings, letters, and speeches, making it a uniquely accessible collection of his wisdom and insight. It is richly illustrated with over 140 black-and-white historical photographs and paintings.

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