The Monkey Grammarian

By: Paz, Octavio; Lane, Helen R. (Trans)

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162 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Super light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Hole punch top front corner. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Hanuman, Hanumat, Hanumat. A celebrated monkey chief. He was able to fly and is a conspicuous figure in the Ramayana. Hanuman leaped from India to Ceylon in one bound; tore up trees, carried away the Himalayas, seized the clouds and performed many other wonderful exploits. Among his other accomlishments, Hanuman was a grammarian; and the Ramayana says: The chief of monkeys is perfect; no one equals him in the sastras, in learning, and in ascertaining the sense of the scriptures - or in moving at will. It is well known that Hanuman was the ninth author of grammar. Trade Paperback.

Title: The Monkey Grammarian

Author Name: Paz, Octavio; Lane, Helen R. (Trans)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Rojas, Eusebio; Rajasthan; Jammu

Categories: MYTHOLOGY,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: NY, Seaver: 1981

ISBN Number: 0394178092

ISBN Number 13: 9780394178097

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 15075

Keywords: Mythology,