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A River Sutra

Mehta, Gita

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ISBN 10: 038547007X / ISBN 13: 9780385470070
Editorial: Doubleday & Co., 1993
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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Signed and Inscribed by Author. First U.S. Edition. NF/NF. Hardcover, partial cloth with gilt titles, dust jacket, 291 pp, slight edgewear to jacket with light foxing to foredge of book, else a clean and clean copy. Protected in a Brodart cover. N° de ref. de la librería 111582

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Título: A River Sutra

Editorial: Doubleday & Co.

Año de publicación: 1993

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included

Ejemplar firmado: Inscribed by Author(s)

Edición: 1st Edition

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A collection of interwoven stories, written in the traditional form of Indian storytelling, explores the savagery of human love and illuminate the paradoxes of India. 25,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo.

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The banks of the Narmada River are said to contain 400 billion sacred places. It is this river, the holiest in India, that is the setting for Gita Mehta's lushly imagined novel, which fuses the traditions of Indian narrative with thoroughly contemporary insights into the nature of love - love carnal and sublime, treacherous, maddening, and redeeming.

Mehta's river is a place where travelers and their stories intersect unpredictably: where a millionaire mendicant comes to lay down the burden of his wealth; a sybaritic playboy wanders in a trance of erotic possessions; where an aging courtesan seeks her kidnapped daughter. Populated by bandits, naked ascetics, and ecstatic singers, A River Sutra is as intoxicating as the scent of sandal wood and as exalting as a classic raga.

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