by Monumental Java
Publisher: The Macmillan Company 1912
Number of pages: 306
Java's ancient monuments are eloquent evidence of that innate consciousness of something beyond earthly existence which moves men to propitiate the principle of life by sacrifice in temples as gloriously divine as mortal hand can raise...
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