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Folktales from India

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Folktales from India by A.K. Ramanujan
Paperback $19.95

Jan 13, 1994 | 384 Pages

  • Paperback $19.95

    Jan 13, 1994 | 384 Pages

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"A truly remarkable collection…from the introduction to the explanatory notes, the entire book outstandingly demonstrates the enduring strength of Indian folklore tradition."

— Library Journal

"The variety of subjects contributes to the richness of this fascinating book."

— Washington Times

"A major addition to the corpus of folktales of the world."

— Edward C. Dimock, JR.,

Chairman, American Institute of Indian Studies

"This collection of Indian folktales is unparalleled-in its scope of sources…a rich and fascinating tapestry of stories…infused with the author’s unique sense of humor and sense of beauty."

— Wendy Doniger,

author of Other People’s Myths and Women, Androgynes, and Other Mythical Beasts

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