Parineeta (English and Bengali Edition)

3.9 avg rating
( 1,209 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780143033561: Parineeta (English and Bengali Edition)

A timeless love story from the master storyteller of Bengal

Set in early twentieth century Kolkata, Parineeta (Espoused) is the unforgettable story of a child-woman s intense and bittersweet romance. Lalita, an orphaned girl who lives with her uncle, considers herself betrothed to Shekhar, her benefactor and guardian. After several failed attempts, Lalita finally gets the egotistical Shekhar to admit that he reciprocates her feelings. However, tensions erupt between Shekhar s prosperous father and Lalita s poor but principled uncle, and the situation is further complicated by the arrival on the scene of Girin, a mild-mannered and eligible bachelor, who is attracted to Lalita. The lovers world is turned upside down, and Shekhar and Lalita find themselves estranged. Years later, they meet again, and the story takes another unexpected turn...

Parineeta is a classic that has captured the imagination of generations of readers. This new translation, published to coincide with Vidhu Vinod Chopra s film, will delight Saratchandra s fans, as well as those who are not familiar with the writer s works.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 8.99
US$ 2.47

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 4.70
From India to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Saratchandra Chattopadhyay
Published by Penguin Books India (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
BookVistas
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India, 2005. Softcover. Book Condition: New. A timeless love story from the master storyteller of Bengal Set in early twentieth century Kolkata, Parineeta (Espoused) is the unforgettable story of a child-woman?s intense and bittersweet romance. Lalita, an orphaned girl who lives with her uncle, considers herself betrothed to Shekhar, her benefactor and guardian. After several failed attempts, Lalita finally gets the egotistical Shekhar to admit that he reciprocates her feelings. However, tensions erupt between Shekhar?s prosperous father and Lalita?s poor but principled uncle, and the situation is further complicated by the arrival on the scene of Girin, a mild-mannered and eligible bachelor, who is attracted to Lalita. The lovers? world is turned upside down, and Shekhar and Lalita find themselves estranged. Years later, they meet again, and the story takes another unexpected turn? Parineeta is a classic that has captured the imagination of generations of readers. This new translation, published to coincide with Vidhu Vinod Chopra?s film, will delight Saratchandra?s fans, as well as those who are not familiar with the writer?s works. Printed Pages: 112. Bookseller Inventory # 20907

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.70
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Chattopadhyaya, Saratchandra
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143033565 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! Ships From Springfield, VA USA!. Bookseller Inventory # NATARAJB4-0047661

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 3.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Saratchandra Chattopadhyay
Published by Penguin Books India (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
A - Z Books
(New Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India, 2005. Softcover. Book Condition: New. A timeless love story from the master storyteller of Bengal Set in early twentieth century Kolkata, Parineeta (Espoused) is the unforgettable story of a child-womanâs intense and bittersweet romance. Lalita, an orphaned girl who lives with her uncle, considers herself betrothed to Shekhar, her benefactor and guardian. After several failed attempts, Lalita finally gets the egotistical Shekhar to admit that he reciprocates her feelings. However, tensions erupt between Shekharâs prosperous father and Lalitaâs poor but principled uncle, and the situation is further complicated by the arrival on the scene of Girin, a mild-mannered and eligible bachelor, who is attracted to Lalita. The loversâ world is turned upside down, and Shekhar and Lalita find themselves estranged. Years later, they meet again, and the story takes another unexpected turn⦠Parineeta is a classic that has captured the imagination of generations of readers. This new translation, published to coincide with Vidhu Vinod Chopraâs film, will delight Saratchandraâs fans, as well as those who are not familiar with the writerâs works. Printed Pages: 112. Bookseller Inventory # 20907

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 2.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.87
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Chattopadhyaya, Saratchandra
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143033565 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next! Ships From Springfield, VA USA!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI210010249

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Saratchandra Chattopadhyaya, Malobika Chaudhuri (Translator)
Published by Penguin Books India (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0143033565

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Malobika Chaudhuri Saratchandra Chattopadhyaya
Published by Penguin Books India (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books India, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 112 pages. 6.61x4.25x0.31 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0143033565

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.92
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Chattopadhyaya, Saratchandra
Published by Penguin 2005-06-01 (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin 2005-06-01, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 0143033565 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0143033565

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Saratchandra Chattopadhyaya
Published by Penguin (2005)
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110143033565

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Chattopadhyaya, Saratchandra
Published by Penguin
ISBN 10: 0143033565 ISBN 13: 9780143033561
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0143033565 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0030424

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds