To tell a tale untold: Two folklorists in colonial India

@article{Naithani2002ToTA,
  title={To tell a tale untold: Two folklorists in colonial India},
  author={Sadhana Naithani},
  journal={Journal of Folklore Research},
  year={2002},
  volume={39},
  pages={201-216}
}
This study is based on research into an unpublished manuscript collection of the folktales of North India, compiled in the late nineteenth century. The A. recounts her own attempts to learn more about the two colonial folklorists - one Indian, the other British - who worked to produce the collection. In the process, she delves into the relationship between the two men, Pandit Ram Gharib Chaube (d.1914) and William Crooke (1848-1923), whose respective roles were much more complicated than that… Expand
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