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Nonsense Rhymes

Nonsense Rhymes

  • Author: Sukumar Ray, Satyajit Ray
  • Publisher: Writers Workshop
  • ISBN: 9788195819935
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Sukumar Ray’s Abol Tabol, a collection of Bengali nonsense poetry, beloved and appreciated by adults and children alike, especially in Bengal. Written in the 19th century, they deal with the impossible and incredible happenings to familiar characters such as uncles, cars and zoo animals. The edition we have selected for you is the first translation of Abol Tabol by Sukumar’s son, the renowned filmmaker Satyajit Ray. Kolkata-based independent publisher Writer’s Workshop have produced this beautiful edition, covered in cloth and a stunning screen-printed cover.

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