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Magic and mystery in Tibet.

Alexandra David-NГ©el

Magic and mystery in Tibet.

by Alexandra David-NГ©el

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Published by University Books in New Hyde Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tibet (China),
  • China,
  • Tibet.
    • Subjects:
    • Parapsychology -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Occultism -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Buddhism -- China -- Tibet.,
    • Tibet (China) -- Description and travel.,
    • Tibet (China) -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of Mystiques et magiciens du Thibet.

      StatementIntrod. by Aaron Sussman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS785 .D272 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 320 p.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5950783M
      LC Control Number65023524

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