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The Resource Pañcatantra : the book of India's folk wisdom, edited by Patrick Olivelle

Pañcatantra : the book of India's folk wisdom, edited by Patrick Olivelle

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Pañcatantra : the book of India's folk wisdom
Title
Pañcatantra
Title remainder
the book of India's folk wisdom
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrick Olivelle
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • san
  • eng
Summary
The 'Pañcatantra' is the most famous collection of fables in India and was one of the earliest Indian books to be translated into Western languages. It teaches the principles of good government and public policy through the medium of animal tales
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 398.2'452'0954
  • 398.2'452'0954
  • 398.24520954
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Olivelle, Patrick
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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  • Fables, Indic
  • Customs and Folklore
Label
Pañcatantra : the book of India's folk wisdom, edited by Patrick Olivelle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199555758
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780199555758
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Pañcatantra : the book of India's folk wisdom, edited by Patrick Olivelle
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780199555758
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780199555758
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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