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The Resource Buddha, 2, The four encounters, Osamu Tezuka

Buddha, 2, The four encounters, Osamu Tezuka

Label
Buddha, 2, The four encounters
Title
Buddha
Title number
2
Title part
The four encounters
Statement of responsibility
Osamu Tezuka
Title variation
Four encounters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
This second volume of the fictional biography of Siddhartha, Gautama Buddha, covers his upbringing and early manhood. Unhappy with the injustice of the caste system, the prince leaves his life of luxury to find a way to fight it. He marries and fathers a child, but unable to live in his luxurious palace, he cuts off his hair and departs into the wilderness to become a monk
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tezuka, Osamu
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6790.J33
LC item number
T498 2006
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Buddhists
  • Caste
  • Himalaya Mountains
  • Nepal
  • India
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Buddhists
  • Caste
  • Fantasy comic books, strips, etc
  • Himalaya Mountains
  • India
  • Nepal
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Buddha, 2, The four encounters, Osamu Tezuka
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "Originally published in Japanese as Budda dai nikan shimon shutsuyu by Ushio Shuppensha, Tokyo, 1987"--Title page verso
  • "The artwork of the original has been produced as a mirror-image in order to conform with the English language"--Title page verso
  • "This work of fiction contains characters and episodes that are not part of the historical record"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70253661
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
411 pages
Isbn
9781932234572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, map
Label
Buddha, 2, The four encounters, Osamu Tezuka
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "Originally published in Japanese as Budda dai nikan shimon shutsuyu by Ushio Shuppensha, Tokyo, 1987"--Title page verso
  • "The artwork of the original has been produced as a mirror-image in order to conform with the English language"--Title page verso
  • "This work of fiction contains characters and episodes that are not part of the historical record"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70253661
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
411 pages
Isbn
9781932234572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, map

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