Ubol and Bangkok: Sudasnaram Foundation / Department of Religious Affairs, 1960. Very Good. Item #21196
Ubol and Bangkok: Sudasnaram Foundation / Department of Religious Affairs, n.d., ca. 1960s. First Thus. 12mo (15.5cm.); publisher's gilt-lettered silk; ,103pp.; title page vignette printed in colors. Hinge cracked at p. , spine a bit sunned, else Very Good.
Bilingual collection, in Thai and English, of sayings of Buddha "concerning everyday lives of average people" (p. [v]), first published to raise money for the Foundation. Muthukanta, the editor of the present collection, was president of the Department of Religious Affairs, whose efforts included opening Buddhist temples in India, England, and (unsuccessfully) the United States. English title of this work provided by us, based on the editor's Foreword. We find no copies in OCLC as of August, 2019.