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Gitanjali

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Gitanjali  (1912) 
by Rabindranath Tagore


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GITANJALI
(SONG OFFERINGS)


BY

RABINDRANATH TAGORE


A COLLECTION OF PROSE TRANSLATIONS
MADE BY THE AUTHOR FROM
THE ORIGINAL BENGALI


WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY

W. B. YEATS



MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED

ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON

1913

COPYRIGHT

Formerly issued (1912) in a limited Edition by the India Society
First published by Macmillan & Co. March 1913
Reprinted April, May, June, July (twice), September
October (three times), November (twice), and December (twice) 1913

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1927.


The author died in 1941, so this work is in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.

This work is in the public domain in India because it originages from India and its term of copyright has expired. According to The Indian Copyright Act, 1957, all documents enter the public domain after 60 years counted from the beginning of the following calendar year after the death of the author (i.e. as of 2022, prior to January 1, 1962). Film, sound recordings, government works, anonymous works, and works first published over 60 years after the death of the author are protected for 60 years after publication.

Works by authors who died before 1941 entered the public domain after 50 years (before 1991) and copyright has not been restored.


This work is also in the public domain in the United States because it was first published outside the United States (and not published in the U.S. within 30 days), and it was first published before 1989 without complying with U.S. copyright formalities (renewal and/or copyright notice) and it was in the public domain in India on the URAA date (January 1, 1996). This is the combined effect of India having joined the Berne Convention in 1928, and of 17 USC 104A with its critical date of January 1, 1996. The critical date for copyright in the United States is January 1, 1941.


This work may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.