Originally published in 1963, The Love Songs of Vidyāpati explores one hundred poems by the poet Vidyāpati.
The book opens with an extensive introduction providing an overview into the life of Vidyāpati and offering a wealth of information relating to the themes, development, and significance of his poetry. The poems are accompanied by detailed notes and enhanced further by a selection of illustrations.
The Love Songs of Vidyāpati will appeal to anyone with an interest in poetry, literary history, and Indian cultural history.
Table of Contents
Translator’s Note; Introduction; Love Songs of Vidyāpati; Notes; Bibliography; Index
W. G. Archer