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Nine lives : in search of the sacred in modern India

Author: William Dalrymple
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Award-winning, critically acclaimed, internationally bestselling William Dalrymple takes us to the heart of an undiscovered India

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Dalrymple
ISBN: 9781408801246 1408801248
OCLC Number: 520750186
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: xviii, 284 pages : map ; 20 cm
Contents: The nun's tale --
The dancer of Kannur --
The daughters of Yellamma --
The singer of epics --
The red fairy --
The monk's tale --
The maker of idols --
The lady twilight --
The song of the blind minstrel.
Responsibility: William Dalrymple.

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'His most ambitious yet, taking the reader into lurid, scarcely imaginable worlds of mysticism ... Dalrymple has an inimitable way of conjuring the Indian landscape' Financial Times 'This is travel Read more...

 
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