Madhurantakam Rajaram Stories

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Item Code: NAI154
Author: Madhurantakam Rajaram
Language: English
Edition: 2007
ISBN: 9788126025343
Pages: 504
Cover: Hardcover
Other Details 8.5 inch x 5.5 inch
Weight 700 gm
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Book Description

About the Book

Madhurantakam Rajaram Stories is a collection of forty stories which intellectually delineates the various aspects of the middle class life. Human warmth here, with subtle imagination, deep sympathy and broadest kind of weltanscchaung , encapsulates the intricate aspects of life and enables readers understand how ordinariness of existence has extraordinary strength to sustain the desire to live.

About the Author

Madhurantakam Rajaram (1930-2000) had thirteen collections of short stories, three novels, five plays, four dance dramas, two collections of lyrics to his credit. He also translated Akhilan and Jayakantan from Tamil into Telugu. Rajaram was actively associated with various literary organizations and won several awards like Andhra Pradesh Sahitya Akademi award, T. Gopichand award, K. Srinivas award, Tamil University award and honorary D.Litt. from S.K. University, Anantapur. Madhurantakam Rajaram Kathalu brought to him the Sahitya Akademi award in 1993.

D. Ranga Rao has actively been involved in teaching English since 1953 and worked on various prestigious positions. He has been translating from Telugu into English and vice versa.

The Pearl Palanquin, Light And Shade, Kausalya, Reed Bushes, Living together, Three Generations, Thorns of Life, Mandadi Kathalu are among his major publications in translation The Pearl Palanquin brought to him the first prize for best translation by Vishwa Sahiti Samithi, Hyderabad.



l. The Circus Tent 15
2 The Triumph of Man 34
3 The Undependable Man 45
4 Broken Vow 56
5 Bitter Truth 68
6 Livelihood 83
7 Three Mothers-in-law 95
8 Double Standards 104
9 Narasaiah the Debtor 114
10 Trisanku's Heaven 127
11 Hide and Seek 134
12 Rain Coat 138
13 Forest Justice 147
14 Whither Bound? 156
15 Journey by Train 166
16 Kites and Glass Lamps 173
17 Desert Koel 187
18 Brundavanam 208
19 Rama Rao's Four Worlds 223
20 The Farce of Life 232
21 The Man in Want of Time 250
22 The Boon 268
23 SpotLight 278
24 Amba Paluku ... 292
25 Doors and Locks 303
26 Step-children 314
27 Group Photo 324
28 The Dumb Deity 331
29 City Uncle 350
39 The Entertainment Show 368
40 The Careful Man 375
4l. The Truth About Truths 386
42 The Institution 397
43 Living Incognito 418
44 Emergency 426
45 Trump Card 436
46 Freedom from Imprisonment 456
47 The Freshes 0
48 The Place of Belonging 481
49 Poverty in Affluence 494


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