Stock Image

Writerly Life : Selected Non Fiction : R K Narayan

S Krishnan

52 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 067004900X / ISBN 13: 9780670049004
Published by Viking
Used Condition: As New Hardcover
From Vedams eBooks (P) Ltd (New Delhi, India)

AbeBooks Seller Since January 30, 2009 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 4.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 16.04 From India to U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Contents: Foreword. I. Short Essays I. 1. Next Sunday. 2. The crowd. 3. Our dress. 4. Noise. 5. Coffee. 6. The Winged Ants. 7. Behind one another. 8. Restaurants. 9. The cat. 10. Causerie. 11. Allergy. 12. Horses and others. 13. The Vandal. 14. The Non-Musical Man. 15. On Humour. 16. The Scout. 17. Gardening without Tears. 18. The Great Basket. 19. Of Trains and Travellers. 20. Umbrella Devotee. 21. The Sycophant. 22. The Maha. 23. Headache. 24. The Critical Faculty. 25. Beauty and the Beast. 26. Memory. 27. A Writer's Nightmare. II. My Dateless Diary. 1. New York Days. 2. Through the Mid-West. 3. Chicago. 4. Westward Bound. 5. Los Angeles. 6. Grand Canyon and Beyond. 7. Gurukula in Tennessee. 8. Washington DC and Onward. 9. New York. III. Short Essays II. 1.Toasted English. 2. Higher Mathematics. 3. Taxing Thoughts. 4. Everest Reactions. 5. Rice and Hospitality. 6. Reception at Six. 7. Bridegroom Bargains. 8. The Election Game. 9. The Unseen Shop. 10. On Films. 11. Street Names. 12. Red-taping Culture.13. Family Doctor.14. Coffee Worries. 15. Fifteen Years. 16. To a Hindi Enthusiast. 17. Curiosity. 18. Rambles in a Library. 19. At an Auctioneer's. 20. Pride of Place. 21. Houses, Houses. 22. Castes: Old and New. 23. The Newspaper Habit. 24. The Postcard. 25. The Lost Umbrella. 26. Looking One's Age. 27. A Picture of Years. IV. Later Essays. 1. India and America. 2. My Educational Outlook. 3. Crowded Day. 4. Teaching in Texas. 5. On Funny Encounters. 6. The Testament of a Walker. 7. A Matter of Statues. 8. History is a Delicate Subject. 9. Sorry, no Room. 10. Junk. 11. 517 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 38771

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Writerly Life : Selected Non Fiction : R K ...

Publisher: Viking

Binding: Hardbound

Book Condition:As New

Store Description

A one stop shop for books from India. We can supply any title published in India by any publisher. We have an extensive annotated catalogue of books on the web. We have been supplying books from India to University Libraries, Art Museums, Botanical Gardens world wide for the past thirty years.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We check every book for page mistake before they are shipped out. We take a lot of pain in our packing so that the books reach their destination in mint condition.

Name of the Company : Vedams eBooks [P] Ltd
Business Address: Vardhaman Charve Plaza IV, Bldg. 10, 2nd Floor, KP Block Commercial Centre, Pitampura, New Delhi 110034, India
e-mail address:
Telephone Numbers: 00-91-11-27310611; 00-91-11-27310612
Fax: 00-91-27310613
Office Working Hours: 9 AM to 5 PM - Monday to F...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs includes insurance. Books lost in transit will be replaced immediately. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know if extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer