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Author Iakōvaṭika.

Title The Cilappatikāram of Iako Aṭika : an epic of South India / translated, with an introduction and postscript by R. Parthasarathy.

Published New York : Columbia University Press, c1993..


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Uniform title Cilappatikāram. English
Physical description xix, 426 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Series Translations from the Asian classics
Notes Translation of: Cilappatikāram.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Pronunciation of Tamil -- Prologue -- The Book of Pukar. 1. The Song of Praise. 2. The Setting up of a Home. 3. The First Performance. 4. In Praise of the Evening. 5. The Celebration in the City of the Festival of Indra. 6. Bathing in the Sea. 7. The Love Songs of the Seaside Grove. 8. The Coming of Spring. 9. The Nature of the Dream. 10. Country Scenes -- The Book of Maturai. 11. The Scenes of the Forest. 12. The Song and Dance of the Hunters. 13. Waiting on the Outskirts of the City. 14. The Sights of the City. 15. The Refuge. 16. The Scene of the Murder. 17. The Round Dance of the Herdswomen. 18. The Wreath of Sorrow. 19. Kannaki Goes Round the City. 20. The Demand for Justice. 21. The Crown of Wrath. 22. The Great Fire. 23. The Explanation -- The Book of Vanci. 24. The Round Dance of the Hill Dwellers. 25. The Choice of a Stone. 26. Removing the Stone. 27. The Lustration. 28. The Dedication of the Memorial Stone. 29. The Benediction. 30. The Granting of a Favor.
A Note on the Text.
Other author Parthasarathy, R., 1934-
Subject Iakōvaṭika. Cilappatikāram.
Epic poetry, Tamil -- Translations into English.
Epic poetry, Tamil -- Translations into English -- History and criticism.
ISBN 023107848X (alk. paper)