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Widows, wives, and other heroines : twelve short stories

Author: Premacanda; David Rubin
Publisher: Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Women are central to the thematic focus of the short stories in this volume of Premchand's writings. The collection reveals how far ahead of his time Premchand, the doyen of Hindi literature, was  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Premacanda, 1881-1936.
Widows, wives, and other heroines.
Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(OCoLC)606302159
Named Person: Premacanda; Premacanda
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Premacanda; David Rubin
ISBN: 0195642171 9780195642179
OCLC Number: 39130113
Description: xv, 152 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Widow with sons --
Secret --
Second marriage --
Wife into husband --
Disaffection --
Prostitute --
Funeral feast --
Desire --
Actress --
Sacrifice --
Light --
Divided hearths.
Responsibility: by Premchand ; translated by David Rubin.
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