Santarasa and Abhinavagupta's Philosophy of Aesthetics J.L. Masson Hardcover HC 1969 India


Title: Santarasa and Abhinavagupta's Philosophy of Aesthetics

Author: J.L. Masson; M.V. Patwardhan

Description: Book is worn at extremities with exposed board at the corners and fraying at tail of spine; some wrinkling to cloth of boards; damp stain at lower front fore edge corner is visible only on paste-down; damp staining in somewhat larger areas on rear paste-down as well as rear fep; slight warp to front board; missing ffep; a few written notes on front paste-down; some pages have underlining and marginalia; binding is sound. Scarce title. Bhandarkar Oriental Series No. 9.

Scarce. Bhandarkar Oriental Series No. 9. Monograph on Santa Rasa. Sanskrit literary criticism. Covers the literary, philosophical, and tantric influences on Abhinava's philosophy of aesthetics. Contains texts and translations. Abhinavabharati, Locana on Dhvanyaloka, Natyasastra (Natya Sastra). 10 page bibliography. Index.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute

Place: Poona

Year: 1969

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 6.75 x 10 inches.

Pages: 206 pages.

Keywords: Hindu, India, Sanskrit, Hinduism, philosophy,

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