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Oxford India Premchand

by Munshi Premchand

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Premacanda, 1881-1936 -- Translations into English,
    • India -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesPremchand
      Statementwith an introduction by Francesca Orsini.
      GenreTranslations into English., Fiction.
      SeriesOxford India collection
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPK2098.S7 A2 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3358030M
      ISBN 100195665015
      LC Control Number2004401821
      OCLC/WorldCa54388369

      The Oxford India Premchand, with an introduction by Francesca Orsini. , Toronto Public Library.   Premchand. Inaugural Address of the Progressive Writers Group. In The Oxford India Premchand, edited by Francesca Orsini. New Delhi: Oxford University Press, February 12 th – Coordinator: Kristi. Orsini, Francesca. “Chapter 3: Language, Literature and Publicity.”.

      Premchand: | | | |Munshi Premchand| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive. A wonderful compilation of some of Munshi Premchand's short stories. Many are hard hitting and the bigger irony is that they are still relevant in India 80+ years after Munshi ji wrote about them. Rakshanda Jalil is a writer/editor and has done an excellent job of translating these (She has translated other famous Hindi and Urdu writers like /5(2).

      Premchand, Munshi (b []) ‘ Wife into Husband’. In Alok Rai, David Rubin & Christopher King (Translators), The Oxford India Premchand (pp. – 20). New Delhi: Oxford . Explore books by Munshi Premchand with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £


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