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In this volume we venture to the East. To met a writer who speaks a common language of love and mysticism which continues to convey valuable insights into universal themes in contemporary society. Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) who was a gifted Bengali Renaissance man, distinguishing himself as a philosopher, social and political reformer and a popular author in all literary genres. He was instrumental in an increased freedom for the press and influenced Gandhi and the founders of modern India. He composed hundreds of songs which are still sung today as they include the Indian and Bangladeshi national anthems. His prolific literary life has left a legacy of quality novels, essays, poems and in this volume one of his plays. He earned the distinction of being the first Asian writer to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913.
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    • Sep-2013
    • Createspace
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1492338001
    • ISBN13: 9781492338000
    • Feb-2015
    • Createspace
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1503288560
    • ISBN13: 9781503288560
    • Jul-2015
    • Forgotten Books
    • Trade Paperback
    • ISBN: 1330899458
    • ISBN13: 9781330899458
    • First Edition
    • Sep-1996
    • St. Martin's
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 0312147031
    • ISBN13: 9780312147037

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