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Published: 05 January 2017

344 Pages


ISBN: 9780199470754

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R.K. Narayan

The Novelist and His Art

Ranga Rao

  • Analyses of R.K. Narayan's 15 novels and novellas - prescribed in schools, colleges, universities
  • Studied through Indian philosophical concepts of 3 'gunas' (qualities): 'sattvic', 'rajasic', 'tamasic'
  • Shows growth of R.K. Narayan as a writer
  • Based on memoirs and interviews
  • No defining study is available on the subject
  • Contains R.K. Narayan's personal letter to author