Books on Vedism/Buddhism

Pathompong Bodhiprasiddhinand pathompongb at YAHOO.COM
Fri Aug 21 07:44:56 UTC 2009

Dear List members,
Mahidol University librarians are trying 
to buy some books relating to Vedism/Buddhism 
for Mahidol University Central library 
( and have asked 
Chulalongkorn University Book Centre to order 
them from overseas. There are some books 
which they don’t know where to order (some 
books are already out of print): 
1.Encyclopaedia Iranica, edited by Ehsan 
Yarshater. London and New York
2.Heinz Bechert, Abkürzungsverzeichn is zur 
buddhistischen Literatur in Indien und Südostasien. 
Göttingen. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1990
3.A. Langlois, Rig-véda, ou livre des hymnes, 
Paris 1948-51 ISBN 2-7200-1029-4
4.Der Rig-Veda: Aus dem Sanskrit ins Deutsche 
Übersetzt und mit einem laufenden Kommentar 
versehen.  Edited and translated by Karl Friedrich 
Geldner, Harvard Oriental Series, 
Numbers 33,34,35,36,37.
5.Louis Renou, Etudes védiques, Paris: 
imprimerie nationale 1952 
6.Louis Renou, Etudes védiques et 
paninéennes (17 volumes), 
Paris: E.De Boccard, 1955-1986. 
7.Louis Renou, Etudes sure le vocabulaire du 
Rgveda (1958)
8.Michael Witzel, On Magical Thought in the 
Veda, Leiden 1979.
9.J.P.Mallory, Encyclopaedia of Indo-European 
Culture, London: Fitzroy Dearborn.
10.Mallory, J. P. and Douglas Q.Adams (eds.) (1997), 
Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture, London: 
Fitzroy Dearborn. 
11.William Smith, A Dictionary of Greek and 
Roman Antiquities, 1890.

If you know where to order, please let me or the 
representative of Chulalongkorn Book Centre 
(cpornthi at know  off-list. If 
anyone of us has a catalogue of new books relating 
to Vedism/Buddhism (new editions/translations, 
etc.) in pdf file, I would appreciate it very 
much if you could kindly send it to me off-list 
Best wishes,
Pathompong Bodhiprasiddhinand
Assistant Professor,DPhil(Oxon)
PhD Programme in Buddhist Studies
Mahidol University, Thailand


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