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THE CROWN KING AND REBEL

by RABINDRANATH TAGORE

  1. ISBN: 9.79E+12
  2. Pages: 92 pages
  3. Date: 2002

ABOUT THIS BOOK

The Crown is the English translation of Mukut (1908), which was a dramatised version of the short story by the same name. King and Rebel was intended to be used as material for extra-curricular exercises for the students of Santiniketan, to create interest in dramatics for them.

AUTHOR OF THE BOOK

One of India’s most cherished renaissance figures, Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) put India on the literary map of the world when his Gitanjali was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. Myriad-minded, he was a poet, short story writer, novelist, dramatist, essayist, painter and composer of songs. His worldwide acclaim as a social, political, religious and aesthetic thinker, innovator in education and a champion of the ‘One World’ idea makes him a living presence