The Wondrous Crest-jewel in Performance

The Wondrous Crest-jewel in Performance

Text and Translation of the Āścaryacūḍāmaṇi of Saktibhadra With the Production Manual From the Tradition of Kūṭiyāṭṭam, Sanskrit Drama

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The Ascaryacudamani or Wondrous Crest-Jewel of Saktibhadra, written in the ninth centruy, is an important play in the still-living Sanskrit dramatic tradition. The Sanskrit text and English translation--accompanied by a medieval production manual still in use--are here made available for the first time. The translators provide a comprehensive introduction and a glossary of technical terms.
Publisher: Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1984
ISBN: 0195617142
Call Number: 891.2 Sa285w
Characteristics: xix, 269 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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