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A suitable boy : a novel

Author: Vikram Seth
Publisher: Boston ; Toronto : Little Brown & Co. (Canada), ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells of Lata's and her mother's attempts to find a suitable boy through love or through exacting maternal appraisal. Set in post-Independence India and involving the lives of four large families, the book is also a panoramic exploration of the Indian continent.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vikram Seth
ISBN: 0316781630 9780316781633
OCLC Number: 27225042
Description: 1349 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Vikram Seth.

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Tells of Lata's and her mother's attempts to find a suitable boy through love or through exacting maternal appraisal. Set in post-Independence India and involving the lives of four large families, the book is also a panoramic exploration of the Indian continent.

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