WALSHE, Maurice O’Connell. London 22.12.1911 — 18.4.1998. British Germanist and Bauddha. Studied at University College, London, and at the universities of Berlin, Göttingen, Vienna and Freiburg i. Br. Taught Medieval German at University of Leeds, then Reader of German at Nottingham University and at Bedford College in London. Engaged in Buddhism and Buddhist studies from 1951. In retirement prepared a Pāli dictionary.
Publications: translated: Dīgha Nikāya. Thus I have heard: the long discourses of the Buddha. 648 p. L. 1987.
– a few articles on Buddhism.
– three volumes on Meister Eckhart.
Sources: Payer’s Web-Materialien.