Prince Damrongrajanubhab and Thai Literature

Panya Borisutdhi


Prince Damrongrajanubhab is generally well-known as a government administrator and as the Father of Thai history, but his contribution to Thai literature is also very considerable. This essay aims to briefly give his biography, to relate how his literary works have benefited the field of Thai literature, and to give some of his significant works as examples to demonstrate his genius in the literary art.

Keywords: Prince Damrong, his contribution to Thai Literature