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The Story of Kālaka: Texts, History, Legends, and Miniature Paintings of the Śvetāmbara Jain Hagiographical Work, the Kālakācāryakathā
W. Norman Brown
Journal or book or series
Freer Gallery of Art – Oriental Studies series; volume 1
Publication details
Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution; 1933; Washington DC, USA

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Title Folio number
Kālakācārya-kathā (Beta 365) All folios
Kālakācārya-kathā (Or. 13475) All folios
Kalpa-sūtra and Kālakācārya-kathā (I.O. San. 3177) All folios
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