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Puffin Classics: Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne and Other Stories

Puffin Classics: Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne and Other Stories

Roychoudhury Upendrakishore
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A spectacular selection of the best of stories by Upendrakishore Roychoudhuri, and the most fascinating of his characters. Meet Goopy and Bagha, dedicated but unsuccessful musicians who are cast out of their homes because their music drives their families and neighbours crazy; Tuntuni, the little bird; the clever fox; Majantali Sarkar, the cat; the intrepid Granny Hunchback; and many others. Swagata Deb’s vibrant translation brings Upendrakishore’s unique magic to a wider audience, giving a new lease of life to these evergreen tales.

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Dec/2015

ISBN: 9780143333814

Length : 280 Pages

MRP : ₹250.00

Puffin Classics: Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne and Other Stories

Roychoudhury Upendrakishore

A spectacular selection of the best of stories by Upendrakishore Roychoudhuri, and the most fascinating of his characters. Meet Goopy and Bagha, dedicated but unsuccessful musicians who are cast out of their homes because their music drives their families and neighbours crazy; Tuntuni, the little bird; the clever fox; Majantali Sarkar, the cat; the intrepid Granny Hunchback; and many others. Swagata Deb’s vibrant translation brings Upendrakishore’s unique magic to a wider audience, giving a new lease of life to these evergreen tales.

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Roychoudhury Upendrakishore

Upendrakishore Roychoudhury (1863-1915) was a writer, illustrator, musician and amateur astronomer, best known for his charming children's books and for establishing the popular Bengali children's magazine, Sandesh.

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