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The Recognition of Sakuntala : a Play In Seven Acts.

Author: Kalidasa.; W J Johnson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2001.
Series: Oxford world's classics.
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Kalidasa's play about the love of King Dusyanta and Sakuntala, their separation by a curse and eventual reunion, is the supreme work of Sanskrit drama its greatest poet and playwright. This new verse translation includes the famous version of the story from the Mahabharata and an introduction to classical Indian aesthetics and drama. - ;KING Yes. I shall release you -SAKUNTALA When?KING When? When, like a bee, I  Read more...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Kalidasa.
Recognition of Sakuntala : A Play In Seven Acts.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, ©2001
Named Person: Kālidāsa.
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kalidasa.; W J Johnson
ISBN: 9780191606090 019160609X
OCLC Number: 778339538
Description: 1 online resource (379 pages).
Contents: Cover Page; Copyright Page; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Note on the Text and the Translation; Select Bibliography; Note on the Pronunciation of Sanskrit Words; THE RECOGNITION OF SAKUNTALA; SAKUNTALa IN THE MAHaBHaRATA; Explanatory Notes; Footnotes; introfn-1; introfn-2; introfn-3; introfn-4; introfn-5; introfn-6; introfn-7; introfn-8; introfn-9; introfn-10; introfn-11; introfn-12; introfn-13; introfn-14; introfn-15; introfn-16; introfn-17; introfn-18; introfn-19; introfn-20; introfn-21; introfn-22; introfn-23; introfn-24; introfn-25; introfn-26; introfn-27; introfn-28. Introfn-29introfn-30; introfn-31; introfn-32; introfn-33; introfn-34; introfn-35; introfn-36; introfn-37; introfn-38; introfn-39; introfn-40; introfn-41; introfn-42; introfn-43; introfn-44; introfn-45; introfn-46; introfn-47; introfn-48; introfn-49; introfn-50; introfn-51; introfn-52; introfn-53; introfn-54; introfn-55; introfn-56; introfn-57; introfn-58; introfn-59; introfn-60; introfn-61; introfn-62; introfn-63; introfn-64; note-1; note-2; note-3; note-4; note-5.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
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Kalidasa's play about the love of King Dusyanta and Sakuntala, their separation by a curse and eventual reunion, is the supreme work of Sanskrit drama its greatest poet and playwright. This new verse translation includes the famous version of the story from the Mahabharata and an introduction to classical Indian aesthetics and drama. - ;KING Yes. I shall release you -SAKUNTALA When?KING When? When, like a bee, I kiss the bud of your unbruised lip And flood my thirsting mouth with nectar. Kalidasa's play about the love of King Dusyanta and Sakuntala, a hermitage girl, their separation by a curse.

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