This book is a collection of 188 translations from the three literary languages of classical India. Dating from the first to the late 14th centuries. The poems are gleaned from various works, including Kuruntokai, and Ainkurunuru for old tamil, Gthasaptasati and Vajjalagga for Pakrit, and Rtusamhara and Samgadharapaddhati for Sanskrit. The author incorporates her unique mastery of these languages with her scholarship ans poetical skills to offer a pan-indian flavour of the changing seasons.
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Book Description Penguin, 2003. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780141007724-3
Book Description Penguin, 2003. Book Condition: Very Good. illustrated edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP88665288