Revisiting Abhijñanaśākuntalam
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Revisiting Abhijñanaśākuntalam love, lineage and language in Kālidāsa"s nāṭaka by Saswati Sengupta

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Published by Orient Blackswan in New Delhi .
Written in English


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  • Criticism and interpretation

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About the Edition

Papers presented at a two-day international conference held at University of Delhi in 2010.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-312) and index.

Statementedited by Saswati Sengupta and Deepika Tandon ; foreword by Romila Thapar
LC ClassificationsPK3795 .Z86 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 327 p. :
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25283909M
ISBN 108125044191
ISBN 109788125044192
LC Control Number2012335488

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