skip to content
Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators

Author: Vatsyayana.; Wendy Doniger; Sudhir Kakar
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A new translation of the Kama Sutra.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vatsyayana.; Wendy Doniger; Sudhir Kakar
ISBN: 0192839829 9780192839824
OCLC Number: 749003670
Description: lxviii, 231 pages
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Other Titles: Kama Sutra
Vatsyayana Kamasutra
Responsibility: Vatsyayana Mallanaga ; translated and edited by Wendy Doniger and Sudhir Kakar.

Abstract:

"The Kamasutra" is the oldest extant Hindu textbook of erotic love. It is about the art of living - about finding a partner, marriage, adultery, using drugs - and also about the positions in sexual  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A radically different view of the famous sex manual." - "A fresh translation of the Kamasutra, gloriously rendered.... Thanks to two nervy scholars, we now have a kamasutra in which everyone's on Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/749003670> # Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "749003670" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114491> ; # Sex instruction
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> ; # India.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010112795> ; # Sex customs--India
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4916807346#Topic/sex_instruction_india> ; # Sex instruction--India
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/181.4/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114306> ; # Sex customs
   schema:alternateName "Vatsyayana Kamasutra" ;
   schema:alternateName "Kama Sutra" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2480218> ; # Sudhir Kakar
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7403324> ; # Wendy Doniger
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/86598733> ; # Vatsyayana.
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:description "A new translation of the Kama Sutra."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4916807346> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4916807346#Series/oxford_world_s_classics> ; # Oxford world's classics.
   schema:name "Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators"@en ;
   schema:productID "749003670" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/749003670#PublicationEvent/new_york_oxford_university_press_2002> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4916807346#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192839824> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/749003670> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4916807346#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4916807346#Series/oxford_world_s_classics> # Oxford world's classics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/749003670> ; # Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators
   schema:name "Oxford world's classics." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010112795> # Sex customs--India
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex customs--India"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114306> # Sex customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114491> # Sex instruction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex instruction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210276> # India.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "India." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2480218> # Sudhir Kakar
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Kakar" ;
   schema:givenName "Sudhir" ;
   schema:name "Sudhir Kakar" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7403324> # Wendy Doniger
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Doniger" ;
   schema:givenName "Wendy" ;
   schema:name "Wendy Doniger" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86598733> # Vatsyayana.
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:name "Vatsyayana." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780192839824>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0192839829" ;
   schema:isbn "9780192839824" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/749003670>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/749003670> ; # Kamasutra : a new, complete English translation of the Sanskrit text with excerpts from the Sanskrit Jayamangala commentary of Yashodhara Indrapada, the Hindi Jaya commentary of Devadatta Shastri, and explanatory notes by the translators
   schema:dateModified "2018-11-11" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.