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The Penguin Book of Modern Indian Short Stories

Alter, Stephen, and Dissanayake, Wimal (Edited by)

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ISBN 10: 014011775X / ISBN 13: 9780140117752
Published by Penguin Books, New Delhi, 1989
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255 pp.; 21 cm. Good+. Tight, clean copy. Browning. CONTENTS: The discovery of Telenapota, by Premendra Mitra; translated from Bengali by Pritish Nandy; The weed, by Amrita Pritam; translated from Punjabi by Raj Gill; Nostalgia, by Bharati Mukherjee; The dog that ran in circles, by Gangadhar Gadgil; translated from Marathi by the author; The sky and the cat, by U.R. Anantha Murthy; translated from Kannada by D.A. Shankar; The somersault, by Gopinath Mohanty; translated from Oriya by Sitakant Mahapatra; Companions, by Raja Rao; A loss of identity, by S. Mani "Mowni"; translated from Tamil by Albert Franklin; A devoted son, by Anita Desai; The snake charmer, by Chunilal Madia; translated from Gujarati by Sarla Jag Mohan; Savitri, by P.S. Rege; translated from Marathi by Kumud Mehta; A blind man's contentment, by Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai; translated from Malayalam by V. Abdulla; Ghisa, by Mahadevi Verma; translated from Hindi by Sudha Chandola and Susan Tripp; The wart, by O.V. Vijayan; translated from Malayalam by the author; We have arrived in Amritsar, by Bhisham Sahni; translated from Hindi by the author; Shah Jahan and his private army, by Sunil Gangopadhyay; translated from Bengali by Phyllis Granoff; Deliverance, by Nirmal Verma; translated from Hindi by Kuldip Singh; Amasa, by Devanuru Mahadeva; translated from Kannada by A.K. Ramanujan and Manu Shetty. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 066472

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Title: The Penguin Book of Modern Indian Short ...

Publisher: Penguin Books, New Delhi

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Good

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Most translated from various Indian languages.

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