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The man-eater of Malgudi

Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Narayan

The man-eater of Malgudi

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Published by Readers Union in London .
Written in English


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StatementR.K. Narayan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.N3 M3, PR6027A7 M33
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17185857M


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Each story is meant to portray a different facet of life in Malgudi. The project has been adapted several times, beginning in when a few of the stories were adapted into a television series, also called Malgudi Days, which was.