Two prominent translators present the first complete English-language edition of one of India's greatest works of classical literature: the Purananuru. This anthology of four hundred poems by more than 150 poets between the first and third centuries C.E. delves into living and dying, despair, love, poverty, and the changing nature of existence.Each is related to the fact that such works are not memorized but, rather, are created each time they are produced. ... poem and, many lines later, an object or subject, with an extraordinary complex structure intervening.36 Instead, the poems ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Four Hundred Songs of War and Wisdom|
|Author||:||George L. Hart, Hank Heifetz|
|Publisher||:||Columbia University Press - 2002-08|