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Tiger for Malgudi, a (1983) [Novel]
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A venerable tiger, old and toothless now, looks back over his life from cubhood and early days roaming wild in the Indian jungle. Trapped into a miserable circus career as 'Raja the magnificent', he is then sold into films (co-starring with a beefy Tarzan in a leopard skin) until, finding the human world too brutish and bewildering, he makes a dramatic bid for freedom.

R. K. Narayan's story combines Hindu mysticism with ripe Malgudi comedy, viewing human absurdities through the eyes of a wild animal and revealing how, quite unexpectedly, Raja finds sweet companionship and peace.

Original title: A Tiger for Malgudi
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction
FictionFantasyA BestiaryAnthropomorphic

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Tiger for Malgudi, a (1983)
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Language: English

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Tiger for Malgudi, a (1983)

ISBN: 0140185453

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