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Postcards From Mysore
Postcards From Mysore
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Mysorefamous for its silks, handicrafts and magnificent places, and as the source of inspiration for the celebrated author R.K. Narayan – is the royal jewel in the crown of the southern state of Karnataka. Postcards from Mysore is a freewheeling account of travel through the city, made famous by it indomitable ruler, Tipu Sultan. This travelogue is the ultimate companion that can company a traveler on his/her sojourns to Mysore and its beautiful surroundings.

Somdatta Ghosh got interested in travelling from the time she was a graduate student at the University of Oxford. A writer and editor by profession, she currently runs a literary agency that she founded in 2002. She lives and works in Mumbai and remains an avid traveler.

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On History and Heritage: Firs Impressions7
Revering the Royals: Majestic Mysore 17
Painting the Past: Artistic Mysore 37
Philomena Among Puppets and Peacocks: Discovering the City 49
Along the Emerald Doute: Exploring Around Mysore 55
References 72

Postcards From Mysore

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Item Code:
NAC116
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2003
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ISBN:
812910248X
Size:
8.5 Inch X 5.5 Inch
Pages:
72 (Illustrated Throughout In Color)
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Weight of the Book: 200 gms
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Back of the Book

Mysorefamous for its silks, handicrafts and magnificent places, and as the source of inspiration for the celebrated author R.K. Narayan – is the royal jewel in the crown of the southern state of Karnataka. Postcards from Mysore is a freewheeling account of travel through the city, made famous by it indomitable ruler, Tipu Sultan. This travelogue is the ultimate companion that can company a traveler on his/her sojourns to Mysore and its beautiful surroundings.

Somdatta Ghosh got interested in travelling from the time she was a graduate student at the University of Oxford. A writer and editor by profession, she currently runs a literary agency that she founded in 2002. She lives and works in Mumbai and remains an avid traveler.

Content

On History and Heritage: Firs Impressions7
Revering the Royals: Majestic Mysore 17
Painting the Past: Artistic Mysore 37
Philomena Among Puppets and Peacocks: Discovering the City 49
Along the Emerald Doute: Exploring Around Mysore 55
References 72
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