Collection of 5 x Japanese Buddhism Books by Nakamura Hajime 中村元の仏教の本.
A selection of cloth bound hardback books about Buddhism in the Japanese language by NAKAMURA Hajime 中村元
ゴータマブッダ (Gautama Buddha). Published by Shunjusha 春秋社 in 1975.
原始仏教の成立 (The Formation of Primitive Buddhism). Published by Shunjusha in 1978.
原始仏教の生活倫理 (The Life Ethics of Primitive Buddhism). Published by Shunjusha in 1978.
東洋人の思惟方法１(The Ways of Thinking of Eastern Peoples 1). Published by Shunjusha in 1979.
真宗聖典 (The Shingon Scriptures). Published by Higashi Hongan-ji in 1995
Each book is presented in a cardboard slipcase, which have become discolored with age.
The books themselves, however, are in very good condition. Some age discoloration to text but all are nicely presented and soundly bound. Some of the books contain occasional notes and underlines from the previous owner.
A heavy set, weighing 3.65kg, unpacked.
The 4 Shunjusha volumes are approximately 202mm high x 141mm wide in their slipcases, with the Higashi Hongan-ji volume being 224mm high x 164mm wide.