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Combined Box Set of R.K. Laxman's best cartoons: the perfect gift for anyone who loves a good laugh

Includes the entire Common Man Series, A Vote for Laughter and A Dose of Laughter

In his Birth Centenary year, this box set presents all of Laxman's Common Man cartoons, and some of the best on India's politics and society.

 

About the Author

Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Laxman (1921-2015) was born and educated in Mysore. He started contributing as a cartoonist to college magazines, his brother R.K. Narayan's books, publications such as Koravanji, and also Gemini Studio. He initially worked at Blitz (Mumbai) and the Free Press Journal and, six months later, he joined Times of India, where he enjoyed a long and prolific career. He created India's most beloved and iconic cartoon character, 'The Common Man'.

Laxman's books include Idle Hours (later retitled The Distorted Mirror), The Hotel RivieraThe Messenger and Servants of IndiaThe Tunnel of Time is Laxman's autobiography, and several collections of his cartoons are part of the series The Best of Laxman and Laugh with Laxman.

R.K. Laxman was awarded the prestigious Padma Bhushan (1973) and the Padma Vibhushan (2005). He was a recipient of the Ramon Magsaysay Award (1984) and CNN IBN TV18's Lifetime Achievement Award for Journalism (2008) as well as several honorary docorates by prestigious universities.

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  • ISBN: 9780143456827
  • Author: R K Laxman
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • Pages: 3110
  • Format: Paperback

Book Description

Combined Box Set of R.K. Laxman's best cartoons: the perfect gift for anyone who loves a good laugh

Includes the entire Common Man Series, A Vote for Laughter and A Dose of Laughter

In his Birth Centenary year, this box set presents all of Laxman's Common Man cartoons, and some of the best on India's politics and society.

 

About the Author

Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Laxman (1921-2015) was born and educated in Mysore. He started contributing as a cartoonist to college magazines, his brother R.K. Narayan's books, publications such as Koravanji, and also Gemini Studio. He initially worked at Blitz (Mumbai) and the Free Press Journal and, six months later, he joined Times of India, where he enjoyed a long and prolific career. He created India's most beloved and iconic cartoon character, 'The Common Man'.

Laxman's books include Idle Hours (later retitled The Distorted Mirror), The Hotel RivieraThe Messenger and Servants of IndiaThe Tunnel of Time is Laxman's autobiography, and several collections of his cartoons are part of the series The Best of Laxman and Laugh with Laxman.

R.K. Laxman was awarded the prestigious Padma Bhushan (1973) and the Padma Vibhushan (2005). He was a recipient of the Ramon Magsaysay Award (1984) and CNN IBN TV18's Lifetime Achievement Award for Journalism (2008) as well as several honorary docorates by prestigious universities.

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