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Stories from the Āvaśyaka Commentaries
Nalini Balbir
Phyllis Granoff
Journal or book or series
The Clever Adulteress and Other Stories: A Treasury of Jain Literature
Publication details
Mosaic Press; 1990; Oakville, Ontario, Canada; New York, USA; London, UK

Pages 17 to 74

Traditional tales selected and translated by Phyllis Granoff and others. Republished in New Delhi, India by Motilal Banarsidass in 1993 and 2008.

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