Mark Allon, Style and function. A study of the dominant stylistic features of the prose portions of Pāli canonical sutta texts and their mnemonic function

Mark Allon, Style and function. A study of the dominant stylistic features of the prose portions... 266 REVIEWS 59 (1995), pp. 37–65 and the Sanskrit text and an English translation of the ninth chapter in Studia Indologiczne 4 (1997), pp. 91–123. His trans- lation of the seven chapters is based upon his not yet published critical edition of a unique Sanskrit manuscript from Tibet. In his introduction he summarizes the contents of all eleven chapters (pp. 110–117). Lindtner’s translations are all done from the original texts in P ali, Sanskrit, Tibetan and Chinese. In several instances, his interpretation disagrees with previous translations. I hope with my limited knowledge of Danish to have given some idea of the contents of these two volumes which contain many original ideas and translations of several texts not found in other anthologies. It is to be hoped that an English version of this important work will be published soon. 4 Jansz Crescent J.W. DE JONG Manuka ACT 2603, Australia Mark Allon, Style and function. A study of the dominant stylistic features of the prose portions of P ali canonical sutta texts and their mnemonic function (Studia Philologica Buddhica, Monograph Series XII ), The International Institute for Buddhist Studies, Tokyo, 1997. [VIII +] 394 pp. As the main features of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Indo-Iranian Journal Brill

Mark Allon, Style and function. A study of the dominant stylistic features of the prose portions of Pāli canonical sutta texts and their mnemonic function

Indo-Iranian Journal , Volume 42 (3): 266 – Jan 1, 1999

Loading next page...
 
/lp/brill/mark-allon-style-and-function-a-study-of-the-dominant-stylistic-ZtFszhHvMJ
Publisher
Brill
Copyright
© 1999 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
ISSN
0019-7246
eISSN
1572-8536
D.O.I.
10.1163/000000099124993338
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

266 REVIEWS 59 (1995), pp. 37–65 and the Sanskrit text and an English translation of the ninth chapter in Studia Indologiczne 4 (1997), pp. 91–123. His trans- lation of the seven chapters is based upon his not yet published critical edition of a unique Sanskrit manuscript from Tibet. In his introduction he summarizes the contents of all eleven chapters (pp. 110–117). Lindtner’s translations are all done from the original texts in P ali, Sanskrit, Tibetan and Chinese. In several instances, his interpretation disagrees with previous translations. I hope with my limited knowledge of Danish to have given some idea of the contents of these two volumes which contain many original ideas and translations of several texts not found in other anthologies. It is to be hoped that an English version of this important work will be published soon. 4 Jansz Crescent J.W. DE JONG Manuka ACT 2603, Australia Mark Allon, Style and function. A study of the dominant stylistic features of the prose portions of P ali canonical sutta texts and their mnemonic function (Studia Philologica Buddhica, Monograph Series XII ), The International Institute for Buddhist Studies, Tokyo, 1997. [VIII +] 394 pp. As the main features of

Journal

Indo-Iranian JournalBrill

Published: Jan 1, 1999

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off