Louis de La Vallee Poussin

Jae-sung Kim (Jung Won) lh57061 at HONGO.ECC.U-TOKYO.AC.JP
Wed Mar 3 16:56:42 UTC 1999

You can get some information from following book.

Abhidharmakosabhasyam / by Louis de La Vallee Poussin ; English transl
ation by Leo M. Pruden. -- (BA07178310)
Berkeley, Calif. : Asian Humanities Press, 1988-1990
4 v. ; 23 cm -- set - v. 4

esp., A brief Biography of  Louis de La Vallee Poussin in Vol.1, pp.xv-xix.

> > Louis de La Vallee Poussin, an ancestor of mine, was very well known
> > in the field of Sanskrit translations, as well as Oriental Buddhism
> > and a variety of other related subjects.
> >
> > I am having a lot of trouble finding his biography or resume.  All I
> > have is a list of publications, and even that is incomplete.
> >
> > Would you know where I might go to find more information on him - not
> > just his achievements in his fields of research, but also where he
> > was, whom he taught, who he was taught by, where he lived, marriages,
> > children etc etc so that I can tie it back into the family tree?
> >
> > Many thanks,
> >
> > Nicolas

Jung Won
e-mail : jungwon at l.u-tokyo.ac.jp

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