This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Tracing the journey of the humble, wild species of the forest to its spread over the subcontinent, this book explores India's fascination with the mango. The author shows how it has permeated Indian literature, mythology, arts and crafts to become more than just a mere fruit. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Tracing the journey of a humble wild species of the forest to its spread over the subcontinent, the author pieces together India's fascination with the mango and explores why the mango is more than a mere fruit to India. She talks about the appearance of the mango on the Indian landscape and how it permeated their literature, mythology, arts and craft. The second section of the book deals with the practical aspect of growing a mango tree - in an orchard or in a pot - caring for it and marketing it. This beautiful book includes color illustrations.
L'autore: Kusum Budhwar has a master's degree in History of Fine Art from Punjab University. Her romance with the mango started in her early childhood which she spent in the mango belt of Uttar Pradesh.
Condizione libro: Used
Descrizione libro Penguin Books India, 2002. Condizione libro: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Codice libro della libreria 9780143028642-3