Title Studies in the Kathasaritsagara
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Edition First Edition
Publisher New Delhi, India Indica Books 1993
Seller ID 101294
The author has proved that the Kathasaritsagara depicts the society of early medieval India, that is, the post-Gupta and pre-muslim period of Indian history.The Kathasaritsagara has been classed with the two great epics of India by world-renowned indologists and sanskritists. Since the Kathasaritsagara, a text of the 11th c. AD, is based on the Brhatkatha, a work of the 1st c. AD, there was a problem regarding the period of the Indian society depicted in it.Printed Pages: 320.
Studies in the Kathasaritsagara Aparna Chattopadhyaya