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The origin of the young god : Kālidāsa's Kumārasaṃbhava

Author: Kālidāsa.; Hank Heifetz
Publisher: Berkeley [u.a.] : Univ. of California Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. printView all editions and formats

"This remarkable translation of a previously inaccessible text holds its active authority as poetry throughout, never relaxing into simply prosaic patterns nor the all too usual paraphrase. Hank  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kālidāsa.; Hank Heifetz
ISBN: 0520071263 9780520071261
OCLC Number: 630433169
Notes: Aus d. Sanskrit übers. - EST: Kumārasaṃbhava .
Description: 178 S.
Responsibility: transl ; with annot. and an introd. by Hank Heifetz.


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