Appeasement of Radhika

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  • Publisher : Penguin India (25 November 2011)
  • By :  Muddupalani & Sandhya Mulchandani (Tr) 
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Edition : 2011
  • Pages : 200 pages
  • Weight : 160 gm.
  • Size : 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.5 inches
  • ISBN-10 : 9780143417439
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0143417439

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An erotic classic and the most recognized work of an celebrated nineteenth-century poet and courtesan 'Last night, I dreamt of Hari With that melodious-voiced woman. He seemed impatient with me, And now even The song of the nightingale seems shrill.' An erotic narrative poem that explores desire and jealousy, love experienced and love lost, Radhika Santawanam is the most recognized work of nineteenth-century poet and courtesan Muddupalani. Celebrated as a literary masterpiece in Muddupalani's lifetime, Radhika Santawanam was banned by the British in 1910 when it was published again, a century and a half later, with critics panning its graphic descriptions of lovemaking. And, after another hundred years, this epic is now available in its entirety for the first time in English translation.

Description

Specification:

  • Publisher : Penguin India (25 November 2011)
  • By :  Muddupalani & Sandhya Mulchandani (Tr) 
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Edition : 2011
  • Pages : 200 pages
  • Weight : 160 gm.
  • Size : 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.5 inches
  • ISBN-10 : 9780143417439
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0143417439

Description:

 

An erotic classic and the most recognized work of an celebrated nineteenth-century poet and courtesan 'Last night, I dreamt of Hari With that melodious-voiced woman. He seemed impatient with me, And now even The song of the nightingale seems shrill.' An erotic narrative poem that explores desire and jealousy, love experienced and love lost, Radhika Santawanam is the most recognized work of nineteenth-century poet and courtesan Muddupalani. Celebrated as a literary masterpiece in Muddupalani's lifetime, Radhika Santawanam was banned by the British in 1910 when it was published again, a century and a half later, with critics panning its graphic descriptions of lovemaking. And, after another hundred years, this epic is now available in its entirety for the first time in English translation.

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