Book announcement / Kaavyaadar''sa & Snyan ngag me long

Dragomir Dimitrov dimitrov at STUD-MAILER.UNI-MARBURG.DE
Thu Oct 3 00:08:14 UTC 2002

Dear list members,

I am pleased to announce the publication of the following book:

Maargavibhaaga - Die Unterscheidung der Stilarten. Kritische
Ausgabe des ersten Kapitels von Da.n.dins Poetik Kaavyaadar''sa
und der tibetischen Übertragung Snyan ngag me long nebst einer
deutschen Übersetzung des Sanskrittextes. Von Dragomir
Dimitrov. Marburg 2002 (Indica et Tibetica , Band 40). Hardcover,
xiii, 395 pp, ISBN: 3-923776-40-1, Price: EUR 48.00

This critical edition of the first chapter of Da.n.dins fundamental
work on poetics, the Kaavyaadar''sa ("Mirror of Poetry"), and its
Tibetan translation, the Snyan ngag me long, is based on
Nepalese manuscripts and the canonical and non-canonical
Tibetan transmission with special regard to the old commentaries.
The Sanskrit text is printed in the Devanaagarii script and the
Tibetan - in the Dbu can script. This volume includes among other
things two glossaries (Sanskrit-German-Tibetan and Tibetan-
Sanskrit), detailed bibliographies, concordances, and indices.

For more detailed information about this publication please visit:

Those interested in ordering the book may contact either the
publisher at iet-verlag at or the author at
dimitrov at

Please forward this message to anyone who might be interested
to know about this new title.

Best regards,
Dragomir Dimitrov

Dragomir Dimitrov
FG Indologie und Tibetologie, FB 10
Philipps-Universität Marburg
Wilhelm-Röpke-Str. 6F
D-35032 Marburg, Germany

Tel.: +49 178 9190340; Fax: +49 6421 282 4995
E-mail: dimitrov at

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