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The guide : a novel

Author: R K Narayan
Publisher: Harmondsworth, England ; New York : Penguin Books, 1985 1980. ©1958
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recently released from prison and living in an abandoned temple, Raju is mistaken for a holy man and decides to play the part.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R K Narayan
ISBN: 0140054537 9780140054538 014018547X 9780140185478
OCLC Number: 5707090
Notes: Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1958.
Description: 220 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by R.K. Narayan.

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Raju's first stop after his release from prison is the barber's shop. Then he decides to take refuge in an abandoned temple. Raju used to be India's most corrupt tourist guide - but now a peasant  Read more...

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