NY/Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1979. FIRST EDITION. Item #13157
Fine premium cloth copy in fine dust jacket. With 32 colored plates and a foreword by A.B. Griswold. The Jataka tales were stories of Buddha's previous lives and this work depicts their telling in Siamese temple paintings and mural. Also, a selection of photographs of Siamese temple art relating to the tales. 154 pages. Quarto.