The valley of masks

  • 330 Pages
  • 4.24 MB
  • English
Fourth Estate , New Delhi
StatementTarun J. Tejpal
LC ClassificationsPR9499.4.T44 V35 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination330 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25264422M
ISBN 109350290464
ISBN 139789350290460
LC Control Number2011351267

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Tejpal’s is a very Indian sensibility and he has authored a profoundly political novel. The Valley of Masks examines the pathologies of power, purity and dogma to give us a frightening yet ultimately redemptive vision of the future.

In the words of Ashis Nandy, critic and social commentator, ‘This brilliant, superbly imaginative but terribly disturbing novel transcends borders, cultures, reading habits and literary fashions.

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