Pro Tip: Where to find cheap Indian editions of costly Classic books?

Authors are selfish! Nah, that's not true, an author makes peanuts equivalent of earnings on any book, the lion's share of the revenue goes to the publisher who invests in the printing, distribution and marketing. These push the price up, without these we wouldn't know if a particular book exists or not.Foreign publications tend to cost 6-7 times more than Indian editions due to the higher costs involved, thus Indian books are cheaper but very few classic books are published in... more

Apr 09