Gitanjali by Rabindranath TagoreGitanjali by Rabindranath Tagore


byRabindranath Tagore

Paperback | November 30, 2011

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Moving, heart-felt prose poems by the beloved and much admired Bengali poet and mystic who first achieved international fame (and a Nobel Prize) in 1913 with his translation of these moving poems. Reminiscent of Blake and Gibran, they include many works that are almost biblical in their rhythms, phrasing and images. Introduction by William Butler Yeats.
Rabindranath Tagore was born May 7, 1861 in Calcutta, India into a wealthy Brahmin family. Tagore received his education at home. He was taught in Bengali, with English lessons in the afternoon. Tagore spent a brief time at St. Xavier's Jesuit school, but found the conventional system of education uncongenial. In 1879, he enrolled at U...
Title:GitanjaliFormat:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 8.25 × 5.19 × 0.2 inPublished:November 30, 2011Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486414175

ISBN - 13:9780486414171

Appropriate for ages: 14

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