Quest for Sita
Maurice Collis and Mervyn Peake
Quest For Sita
New York: The John Day Company, 1947.
An electric combination of talents, as Collis and Peake interpret an epic tale from Sanskrit literature, concerning the abduction of Sita.
Based on incidents in the central portion of The Ramayana, as Ravana and Rama battle in one of the world's great myths.
Mervyn Peake's illustrations are exceptional.
Hardcover, with slight wear to jacket.