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Vikrama"s Adventures or the Thirty-Two Tales of the Throne/Part 2 (Harvard Oriental Series, Vol 27)

Franklin Edgerton

Vikrama"s Adventures or the Thirty-Two Tales of the Throne/Part 2 (Harvard Oriental Series, Vol 27)

by Franklin Edgerton

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Published by South Asia Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL13130619M
ISBN 108120809920
ISBN 109788120809925
OCLC/WorldCa491100716

One prince manages to enjoy himself with a merchant’s wife with her husband’s consent, while another is kicked out of paradise by a painted image. This volume also contains the compact version of King Víkrama’s Adventures, thirty-two popular tales about a generous emperor, told by thirty-two statuettes adorning his lion-throne. Classic tales of courage and compassion The fabled monarch Vikramaditya is considered a model of kingly virtues, and his reign a golden age. These famous stories narrated by the thirty-two statuettes of nymphs supporting the magic throne of Vikramaditya extol his courage, compassion and extraordinary magnanimity. They are set in.

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire #1) Summers span decades. Winter can last a lifetime. And the struggle for the Iron Throne has begun. As Warden of the north, Lord Eddard Stark counts it a curse when King Robert bestows on him the office of the Hand. Vetala Tales is a popular collection of short stories from India of unknown age and antiquity, but predating the 11th century CE. It exists in four main Sanskrit recensions (revisions). In addition, there also exists many modern translations into Indian and other vernaculars. The collection consists of a series of unrelated tales, all told within the context of a frame story similar to.

  Each day, the king would approach the throne and each day, another puppet would come to life and caution the king. The tales of Vikramaditya as told by the 32 puppets to Raja Bhoja are immortalized in the book, Singhasan Battisi. Handed down from generation to generation, these stories continue to enchant readers, young and old s: 3. Vikramaditya's Throne | A young girl's father goes missing A strange old man insists on his storytelling An ancient throne reveals forgotten tales When Upa's father gets kidnapped from the tiny village where he was working, she and her mother move to her great-grandmother's house in a .


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Vikrama's Adventures or the Thirty-Two Tales of the Throne/Part 2 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). 2 New from $ The book contains 32 stories, each story being told by one of the 32 divine statues which supported the throne.

The theme most constantly harped upon is his amazing generosity and unselfishness, which know no bounds, not stopping even at the sacrifice of his own : Franklin Edgerton. The Frame-story in eight sections,Roman I to VIII.

The thirty-two stories told by the thirty-two statuettes. Sections peculiar to individual recensions of the Vikrama-charita. Appendix: translation of the story of Vikramaditya's pp. Bookseller Inventory #   Vikramas Adventures Or The Thirty Two Tales Of The Throne Item Preview remove-circle Vikramas Adventures Or The Thirty Two Tales Of The Throne by Edgerton,f.

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Vikrama's Adventures or The Thirty-Two Tales of The Throne (Set of Two Volumes) by Franklin Edgerton. Look Inside the Book. Description. About The Book.

The Vikramacarita is one of the most famous story-books in Sanskrit. Its hero, king Vikrama, is without doubt one of the most noted of the quasi-historical heroes of medieval India.

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Vikrama's Adventures, or The Thirty-two Tales of the Throne. A Collection of Stories about King Vikrama, as told by the Thirty-two Statuettes that supported his Throne. Edited in four different recensions of the Sanskrit original (Vikrama-Charita or Sinhasana-Dvatrincaka) and translated into English with an Introduction.

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"It is made of pure gold. As far as I can see, there seem to be thirty two steps leading to the seat of the throne. Vikrama's Adventures by Franklin Edgerton,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Vikrama's Adventures or The Thirty Two tales of the Throne and Harvard Oriental Series [Edgerton, Franklin and Lanman Charles Rockwell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Vikrama's Adventures or The Thirty Two tales of the Throne and Harvard Oriental Series. Classic Tales Of Courage And Compassion The Fabled Monarch Vikramaditya Is Considered A Model Of Kingly Virtues, And His Reign A Golden Age.

These Famous Stories Narrated By The Thirty-Two Statuettes Of Nymphs Supporting The Magic Throne Of Vikramaditya Extol His Courage, Compassion And Extraordinary Magnanimity. They Are Set In A Framework Recounting The Myths Of His Birth. Vikrama's adventures: or, The thirty-two tales of the throne, a collection of stories about King Vikrama, as told by the thirty-two statuettes that supported his throne, edited in four different recensions of the Sanskrit original (Vikrama-charita or Sinhasana-dvatrinçaka).

One prince manages to enjoy himself with a merchant's wife with her husband's consent, while another is kicked out of paradise by a painted image. This volume also contains the compact version of ''King Vikrama's Adventures,'' thirty-two popular tales about a generous emperor, told by thirty-two statuettes adorning his : Judit Torzsok.

Narrated by the thirty-two statuettes of nymphs supporting his magic throne, the Tales describe his exploits and extol his extraordinary courage, compassion and kindness.

Against an exotic setting of adventures and miracles, they depict such fantastical elements as fights with ogres, occult rituals and travels to other world, as well as very Reviews: Vikrama's adventures: or, The thirty-two tales of the throne, a collection of stories about King Vikrama, as told by the thirty-two statuettes that supported his throne, edited in four different recensions of the Sanskrit original (Vikrama-charita of Sinhasana-dvatrinçaka) and translated into English with an introd.

by Franklin Edgerton. Dating from the late thirteenth or early fourteenth century, these tales, narrated by the thirty-two statuettes of nymphs supporting his magic throne, describe Vikramaditya exploits and extol his extraordinary courage, compassion, and kindness/5(18).

extensively studied by Franklin Edgerton.2 The Vikramacharita was well known in its written _____ 1Siñhāsan battīsī (Hathras: N. Sharmā Gaur. Book Depot,p., Hindi), p. 2Franklin Edgerton, Vikrama’s Adventures; or The Thirty-two Tales of the Throne, Harvard Oriental Series, vol.

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Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Vikrama's Adventures or the Thirty-Two Tales of the Throne/Part 2 (Harvard Oriental Series, Vol 27): ISBN () Hardcover, South Asia Books, Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site.Back of The Book The fabled monarch Vikramaditya is considered a model of kingly virtues, and his reign a golden age.

These famous stories narrated by the thirty-two statuettes of nymphs supporting the magic throne of Vikramaditya extol his courage, compassion and extraordinary magnanimity. They are set in a framework recounting the myths of his birth, accession, adventures and death in battle.