The Oxford Tagore Translations Box Set: Selected Poems / Selected Writings on Literature and…

Paperback | September 15, 2010

byRabindranath TagoreEditorSukanta Chaudhuri

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Part of 'The Oxford Tagore Translations' series, a prestigious project undertaken by Oxford University Press in collaboration with Visva-Bharati, the four volumes comprising the set present a rich selection of Rabindranath Tagore's poems, essays, short stories, and writings for children.Selected Poems includes 150 poems, which cover the entire span of Tagore's life and illustrate his work in many significant genres and forms. They offer a representative range of Tagore's output in the field of poetry, which was the primary marker of his identity. Selected Writings on Literature and Language includes essays that engage with the central issues of criticism, literary theory, and aesthetics. Selected Short Stories presents a selection of writings from Tagore's vast corpus of short stories that weave together myths, fairy tales, and modern day fables. Selected Writings for Children presents a delightful selection of Tagore's nonsense poetry, short plays and sketches, short stories, chatty tales, and the fantastic world of 'That Man'-which draw on emotions ranging from the comic to the tragic.Each of the four volumes comes with a detailed introduction and extensive notes.

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Part of 'The Oxford Tagore Translations' series, a prestigious project undertaken by Oxford University Press in collaboration with Visva-Bharati, the four volumes comprising the set present a rich selection of Rabindranath Tagore's poems, essays, short stories, and writings for children.Selected Poems includes 150 poems, which cover th...

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941), Nobel Laureate, is the most eminent modern Indian writer to have appeared on the world literary scene. Sukanta Chaudhuri is Professor of English at Jadavpur University, Kolkata.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:150 pagesPublished:September 15, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198069936

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Table of Contents

Selected PoemsGeneral Editor's PrefaceA Note on the ContributorsNotes on Dates, Text, and IllustrationsSankha Ghosh: IntroductionSelected Writings on Literature and LanguageGeneral Editor's PrefaceA Note on the ContributorsA Note on the Style of Dates and the TextSome Basic Terms and Concepts, and their RenderingsSisir Kumar Das: IntroductionSelected Short Stories LanguageGeneral Editor's PrefaceA Note on the ContributorsA Note on the Style of Dates, the Text, and the IllustrationsTitles, Chronology and Place of First Publication of the Stories in this VolumeTapobrata Ghosh: IntroductionSelected Writings for ChildrenGeneral Editor's PrefaceA Note on the ContributorsIntroduction