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Writerly Life : Selected Non Fiction : R K Narayan

S Krishnan

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ISBN 10: 067004900X / ISBN 13: 9780670049004
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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

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