Saguna is the first autobiographical novel in English by an Indian woman. It was published as a book is 1895, and translated into Tamil in 1896. It is a pioneering nineteenth-century classic, describing an Indian woman's interrogation of her disturbing experience of religious and cultural hybridity, and of feminism in the colonial encounter.
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Chandani Lokuge, Lecturer, School of English, Flinders University of South Australia.
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Book Description Oxford University Press, Delhi, India, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good+ condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good+ condition (DJ). First Edition. xvi, 182 pages of text including a bibliography. Hardcover binding with minimal shelfwear. The unclipped dustjacket has minor shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. The previous owner's stamp is neatly on the half title and title pages. The text is otherwise clean and unmarked. First edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). Bookseller Inventory # 016886
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P020195643658
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