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AKBAR AND BIRBAL: Tales of Humour

AKBAR AND BIRBAL: Tales of Humour

by   Monisha Mukundan (Author)  
by   Monisha Mukundan (Author)   (show less)
Sold By:   Garuda Prakashan

Short Descriptions

Stories about Mughal Emperor Akbar and his witty and intelligent prime minister, Birbal, have delighted readers since time immemorial.

More Information

ISBN 10 8129135868
ISBN 13 9788129135865
Book Language English
Binding Paperback
Publishing Year 2015
Total Pages 124
Edition 1st
Publishers Rupa Publications  
Category Short stories   Children Books  
Weight 145.00 g
Dimension 13.00 x 1.00 x 20.00

Product Details

In this lively collection, learn how an ordinary young man, Mahesh Das, became the beloved Raja Birbal we all know today and how he uses his famous wit, time and again, to build a 'celestial palace' for Emperor Akbar order a census of crows, trap a thief using a magic bamboo and much more.

Replete with wisdom and wit and brought to life by Tapas Guha's beautiful illustrations, this clever collection of stories also offers valuable life lessons hidden beneath its humour.