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Sigiri graffiti ; being Sinhalese verses of the eighth, ninth, and tenth centuries

Author: Senarat Paranavitana; Sri Lanka. Purāvidyā Depārtamēntuva.
Publisher: Colombo : Dept. of Govt. Print., Sri Lanka for the Dept. of National Museums, [1982-1983]
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Genre/Form: Poetry
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Paranavitana, Senarat, 1896-1972.
Sigiri graffiti ; being Sinhalese verses of the eighth, ninth, and tenth centuries.
Colombo : Dept. of Govt. Print., Sri Lanka for the Dept. of National Museums, [1982]-[1983]
(OCoLC)705876422
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Senarat Paranavitana; Sri Lanka. Purāvidyā Depārtamēntuva.
OCLC Number: 11316654
Notes: At head of title: Archaeological Survey of Ceylon.
Reprint. Originally published: London : New York : Oxford University Press, 1956.
Description: 2 volumes (ccxxi, 472 pages, lv leaves of plates) : illustrations ; 36 cm
Contents: v. 1. Introduction and plates --
v. 2. Text and translation, with notes, glossary.
Responsibility: by S. Paranavitana.

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by DrJacquesCOULARDEAU (WorldCat user published 2017-10-29) Excellent Permalink

I have urgently needed and looked for this book for years since 2005 when I discovered the originals in Sigiriya. I read it in Sigiriya in August 2005. It is the best ever presentation of these...
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