A Tiger for Malgudi and the Man-Eater of Malgudi - By R.K. Narayan

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A Tiger for Malgudi and the Man-Eater of Malgudi


And, The Man-eater of Malgudi

Written by: R.K. Narayan
Category: Fiction, Literary

Book Details:

ISBN 10: 0143105809
ISBN 13: 9780143105800
Format: Paperback
Page Count: 341
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Date Published: United States, July 1st, 2009
Language: English
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Condition: Very Good (1)
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Notes: Crease mark on front and back cover., Cover is slightly worn

Synopsis:

Two comic gems from the father of modern Indian fiction- available in one volume for the first time These two novels show R. K. Narayan at his best, offering enchanting tales of human absurdity that are also skillfully woven parables infused with Hindu mysticism. A Tiger for Malgudi is told from the point of view of the tiger Raja, now old and toothless, who looks back on his life in the circus and in films, and on his dramatic bid to escape the brutish human world in a quest for freedom. The Man-Eater of Malgudi is the story of Nataraj, a mild-mannered printer who stands up to Vasu, a pugnacious taxidermist, when Vasu begins to covet the beloved temple elephant for his collection.

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