The Study of a Burmese Manuscript.
Chiang Mai (Thailand): Silkworm Books 2016,
176 pp., 107 illustr.
--- ISBN 978-61621-5122-4
Verlagsinformation / informations of the editor
- Provides insight into the complexity of the Theravāda Buddhist universe as represented in a Burmese manuscript from the nineteenth century.
- Describes both the cosmology and the cosmography of the universe according to Theravāda teachings.
- Presents prominent early Buddhists and their place in the pantheon of Buddhist disciples.
- Features artwork and explanatory illustrations throughout.
About the author
University of Pennsylvania. A charter member of the American Institute of Certified Planners, Bogle spent most of his professional career abroad, with assignments in twenty-six countries spanning four continents. His travels and interests allowed him to acquire
a collection of Asian art and paintings.
In 2010 he gave fifty Southeast Asian paintings to the Walters Art Museum
in Baltimore, Maryland.
His book Thai & Southeast Asian Painting: 18th through 20th Century
was published in 2011 by Schiffer Publishing.