A Question

Patrick Olivelle jpo at UTS.CC.UTEXAS.EDU
Thu Jul 28 10:26:18 EDT 2011


I have this book, and I think it is the same edition -- a reprint of his original translations of the edicts into ENGLISH, published by Kessinger. No Sanskrit!!


On Jul 28, 2011, at 8:54 AM, Artur Karp wrote:

> Dear All,
> 
> 
> Has someone actually seen the book:
> 
> V. Smith (ed.) Edicts of Asoka (Sanskrit Edition)
> 
> 
> http://www.amazon.com/dp/8121505895/ref=rdr_ext_sb_ti_hist_3
> 
> 
> I want to buy it, provided, however, it's really a translation of
> Asoka Edicts into Sanskrit.
> 
> The paperback editions of the book do not contain any Sanskrit
> translations, just plain English in fancy fonts.
> 
> 
> Thank you and regards,
> 
> Artur Karp



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