Narayan, R. K., 1906-2001

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R.K. Narayan is one of the most respected Indian authors of the 20th century. He has written numerous novels and short stories in his long and productive career, many set in the fictional Indian town of Malgudi, all composed in English. He has also published essays, travel writings, and a memoir.

From the description of R.K. Narayan letter and clipping, 1982-1992. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54667714

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creatorOf Greene, Graham, 1904-1991. Graham Greene papers, 1892-1999 (bulk 1950-1990). Boston College, Thomas P. O'Neill Library
referencedIn Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993. Wallace Stegner papers concerning the Asian-American Literary Exchange, 1949-1954. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Narayan, R. K., 1906-2001. R.K. Narayan letter and clipping, 1982-1992. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Stegner, Wallace Earle Papers: concerning the Asian-American Literary Exchange, 1949-1954 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn New Yorker records, ca.1924-1984 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Gowda, Anniah, person
associatedWith Greene, Graham, 1904-1991. person
correspondedWith New Yorker Magazine, Inc corporateBody
associatedWith Rosenthal, A. M. (Abraham Michael), 1922-2006 person
associatedWith Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993. person
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Indian authors--20th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1906-10-10

Death 2001-05-13

Indians (India)

English

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