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Rabindranath Tagore: An Illustrated Life

By: Uma Das Gupta

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037452

ISBN: 0198076002

Condition: New


Poet, novelist, short story writer, playwright, musician, and painter, Rabindranath Tagore was one of the foremost creative minds of India. This illustrated biography covers all the important phases of his life from his childhood years, to growing up in the Tagore household, to a perceptive account of the forces that moulded his later thought. With an insightful exploration of the genesis of Tagore the creative artist and critical thinker, this book provides us the key to understanding the complex inner workings of the mind of the savant-the quintessential Renaissance man. With a unique perso... View more info

Science and Modern India: An Institutional History, C.1784-1947 (History of Science, Philosophy and Culture in Indian Civilization: Vol.XV, Part 4)

By: Uma Das Gupta (ed.)

Price: $104.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pearson Education: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034696

ISBN: 8131728188

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1229. View more info

Friendships of ‘Largeness and Freedom’: Andrews, Tagore, and Gandhi: An Epistolary Account, 1912 - 1940

By: Uma Das Gupta (ed.)

Price: $33.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

Seller ID: 900598

ISBN: 0199481210


This book is an epistolary account of the lives of three remarkable individuals-Rabindranath Tagore, Mahatma Gandhi, and the Anglican missionary Charles Freer Andrews. The study explores two closely related themes, their friendship and their principles for attaining Indian freedom. The freedom they worked for was not merely political, however, in an unequal world that necessarily had to be an ultimate goal. PRINTED PAGES: 600. View more info