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Author: Roberto Calasso; Tim Parks
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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An anthology of Indian myths in which gods and humans take part in fantastic events, from which morals are drawn. In one story, a king's wife copulates with a dead horse, another tells who created Death. By an Italian writer, author of The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roberto Calasso; Tim Parks
ISBN: 0679451315 9780679451310
OCLC Number: 40218328
Notes: Originally published in Italy by Adelphi Edizioni, S.P.A., 1996.
Description: 444 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Ka.
Responsibility: Robert Calasso ; translated by Tim Parks.
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An anthology of Indian myths in which gods and humans take part in fantastic events, from which morals are drawn. In one story, a king's wife copulates with a dead horse, another tells who created Death. By an Italian writer, author of The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony.

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