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  The Door in the Sky:
Coomaraswamy on Myth and Meaning
Ananda K. Coomaraswamy
Selected and with a preface by Rama P. Coomaraswamy

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Illustrations
Preface
List of Abbreviations and Short Titles
List of Works by A.K. Coomaraswamy Cited in this Volume
1Mind and Myth3
2Svayamatrrna: Janua Coeli6
3Imitation, Expression, and Participation62
4Atmayajna: Self-Sacrifice72
5A Figure of Speech or a Figure of Thought?113
6The Nature of Buddhist Art143
7An Indian Temple: The Kandarya Mahadeo175
8Literary Symbolism184
9The Symbolism of the Dome192
Index243

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