Language of the Snakes: Prakrit, Sanskrit, and the Language Order of Premodern India 0520296222, 9780520296220

Language of the Snakes traces the history of the Prakrit language as a literary phenomenon, starting from its cultivatio

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Language of the Snakes: Prakrit, Sanskrit, and the Language Order of Premodern India
 0520296222, 9780520296220