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The Resource Buddha, 1, Kapilavastu, Osamu Tezuka

Buddha, 1, Kapilavastu, Osamu Tezuka

Label
Buddha, 1, Kapilavastu
Title
Buddha
Title number
1
Title part
Kapilavastu
Statement of responsibility
Osamu Tezuka
Title variation
Kapilavastu
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
The first volume of Osamu Tezuka's fictional biography of Siddhartha, Gautama Buddha. Introduces Chapra, a slave boy who tries to escape his fate; Chapra's slave mother, who sticks by him no matter what; Tatta, a crazed wild child pariah who communes with animals; and Naradatta, a monk attempting to decipher strange portents of the Buddha's birth
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tezuka, Osamu
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tezuka, Osamu
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Buddhists
  • Caste
  • Himalaya Mountains
  • Nepal
  • India
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Buddha, 1, Kapilavastu, Osamu Tezuka
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "Originally published in Japanese as Budda dai ikkan Kapiravasutu by Ushio Shuppansha, Tokyo, 1987"--T.p. verso
  • "The artwork of the original has been produced as a mirror-image in order to conform with the English language"--T.p. verso
  • "This work of fiction contains characters and episodes that are not part of the historical record"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • All for a cure
  • The Prophecy
  • The Judgment
  • The Wall of death
  • Brahmin
  • Tatta the urchin
  • General Budai
  • The Announcement
  • Chapra
  • The King's cup
  • The Birth
  • The Contest
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781932234565
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, maps
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr00425790
  • (CaOWLBI)pr00425790
  • 394883
Label
Buddha, 1, Kapilavastu, Osamu Tezuka
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the Japanese
  • "Originally published in Japanese as Budda dai ikkan Kapiravasutu by Ushio Shuppansha, Tokyo, 1987"--T.p. verso
  • "The artwork of the original has been produced as a mirror-image in order to conform with the English language"--T.p. verso
  • "This work of fiction contains characters and episodes that are not part of the historical record"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • All for a cure
  • The Prophecy
  • The Judgment
  • The Wall of death
  • Brahmin
  • Tatta the urchin
  • General Budai
  • The Announcement
  • Chapra
  • The King's cup
  • The Birth
  • The Contest
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781932234565
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, maps
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr00425790
  • (CaOWLBI)pr00425790
  • 394883

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