Author:R.K. Narayan


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Dances of India: Mohiniyattam, Kuchipudi, Manipuri, Odissi, Bharatanatyam, Kathakali, Kathak

By: Bharati Shivaji, Vijayalakshmi, Raja Reddy, Radha Reddy, R.K. Singhajit Singh, Sharon Lowen, Prathibha Prahlad, S. Balakrishnan and Shovana Narayan; Series Editor: Alka Raghuvanshi

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Wisdom Tree: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012013

ISBN: 8186685359

Condition: New

Indian classical dances have a tradition that has been distilled to perfection over centuries. For the first time, the actual practitioners of these forms—the dancers themselves—give the insider’s point of view, delineating the origin and history of various styles, the repertoire, technique, the music, the costumes, make-up and specific jewellery. Aimed at an interested but uninitiated audience. The series has edited by Alka Raghuvanshi with photographs by Avinash Pasricha A set of seven volumes packed in a slip case View more info

Malgudi Adventures: Classic Tales for Children

By: R.K. Narayan

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011559

ISBN: 0143335901

Condition: New

After the stupendous success of Malgudi Schooldays, R.K. Narayan’s chronicle of the escapades of Swami and his friends, comes Malgudi Adventures, which contains more delightful stories of children’s adventures in the magical South Indian small town of Malgudi. There are the memorable stories of Babu, who, in trying to set up the lights for his sisters’ Navaratri display, manages to plunge the entire household into darkness; of a snake charmer boy who grows up with a monkey named Rama as his companion; and of Raju, who decides to become a guide when a train station is built at Malgudi... View more info

The Vendor of Sweets

By: R.K. Narayan

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Mysore, India, Indian Thought Publications: 1992

Edition: Sixth Reprint

Seller ID: 020160

Condition: Very Good

Printed Pages: 185. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

Malgudi Schooldays

By: R.K. Narayan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 103453

ISBN: 0143333259

Condition: New

R.K. Narayan’s delightfully funny tales of a harum-scarum schoolboy, Swami, have regaled both young and old for years. Swami’s days are full of creating a ruckus in the classroom, dreams of playing tricks on his grandmother or stoning the school windows, inspired by a swadeshi demonstration. When he puts together a cricket team for the MCC (Malgudi Cricket Club) and challenges the Young Men’s Union to a match, things go horribly, horribly wrong, and Swami has no option but to run away from home, wanting never to return to Malgudi again. Malgudi Schooldays is a slightly abridged and fully... View more info

The Man-Eater of Malgudi

By: R.K. Narayan

Price: $7.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106649

ISBN: 8122204937

Condition: New

Natraj is the likable owner of a print shop, a man with no enemies. His placid life is overturned when Vasu, a powerful taxidermist and a big blustering bully, moves into the attic above his shop; with him come stuffed hyenas, pythons, tigers and a retinue of dancing girls.When in search for a bigger game Vasu threatens the life of the temple elephant, the simple and timid print shop owner turns street-smart, becomes less of a pushover and is ready to take on the big bully...A sizzling temple dancer, Rangi, and Natraj's personal assistant Sastri, add to the novel's unique charm and delightfull... View more info