Rabindranath Tagore
Penguin Books, New York, 2008, 1991, Bengali, English
ISBN: 9780140188547

A collection of short stories by poet, novelist, artist, and Nobel Laureate, Rabindranath Tagore (1861–1941), written during the 1890s. These stories combine documentary realism with Tagore’s creativity and provide vibrant images of Bengali life, including the peasantry, poverty, and corruption.

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While depicting life in the society and era of a bygone India, these captivating and vivid stories shed insight into our commonly shared human nature.

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