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A lovesong for India : tales from the East and West

Author: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Counterpoint : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this expansive story collection, acclaimed writer Ruth Prawer Jhabvala expresses her lifelong meditation on East and West. Set in India, England, and New York City, "A Lovesong for India" reveals what unites us across oceans, cultures, and lifetimes.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
ISBN: 9781582437927 1582437920
OCLC Number: 741539011
Description: 276 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: India. Innocence --
A lovesong for India --
Bombay (pre-Mumbai) --
School of Oriental Studies --
Mostly arts and entertainment. Talent --
Critic --
The new messiah --
Pagans --
The last decades. Death of an English hero --
The teacher --
At the end of the century.
Responsibility: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, illustrations by C.S.H. Jhabvala.

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In this expansive story collection, acclaimed writer Ruth Prawer Jhabvala expresses her lifelong meditation on East and West. Set in India, England, and New York City, "A Lovesong for India" reveals what unites us across oceans, cultures, and lifetimes.

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