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Hashiye Par: For a Tree to Grow

ISBN : 9780199450343

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¥2,662
Author: 
Shailender Singh; Suman K. Sharma; Mini Krishnan
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
143 x 217 mm
Pub date
May 2014
Originally published in Dogri, Hashiye Par takes such a close look at the lives of the very poor in the Chenab valley, Jammu that it reads like an account by an insider. A work of fiction, it depicts ... Read more

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Hindi Publishing in Colonial Lucknow: Gender, Genre, and Visuality in the Creation of a Literary 'Canon'

ISBN : 9780199488391

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¥11,253
Author: 
Shobna Nijhawan
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
150 x 225 mm
Pub date
Dec 2018
Hindi Publishing in Colonial Lucknow centers on the literary activities emerging out of the publishing house Ganga Pustak Mala in colonial Lucknow in the first half of the twentieth century. Closely a ... Read more

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Ibn 'Arabi's Mystical Poetics

ISBN : 9780199659548

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¥24,035
Author: 
Denis E. McAuley
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Aug 2012
Series
Oxford Oriental Monographs
Muhyi l-Din Ibn 'Arabi (1165-1240) was a hugely influential figure in the development of Sufism, yet although interest in his work continues to grow, his poetry has received very little attention. Thi ... Read more

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Imagining the Past: Historical Fiction in New Kingdom Egypt

ISBN : 9780199982226

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¥20,097
Author: 
Colleen Manassa
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Five hundred years before Homer immortalized the Trojan Horse, the ancient Egyptians had already composed a tale of soldiers hiding Ali Baba-like in baskets to capture a besieged city. Shortly after t ... Read more

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Indira Bai: The Triumph of Truth and Virtue

ISBN : 9780199492855

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¥5,115
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2019
Published in 1899, Gulvadi Venkata Rao's Indira Bai is a text of social history that documents the wide-ranging transformation that took place in the ineluctable encounter between the Kannada social w ... Read more

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Indo-German Exchanges in Education: Rabindranath Tagore Meets Paul and Edith Geheeb

ISBN : 9780190126278

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¥8,591
Author: 
Martin Kampchen
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
145 x 220 mm
Pub date
Nov 2020
In 1930, when Rabindranath Tagore met Paul and Edith Geheeb in Germany, they formed a fruitful and long-term association resulting in the exchange of ideas and vision. Tagore's Brahmacharya Ashram, fo ... Read more

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Intimate Class Acts: Friendship and Desire in Indian and Pakistani Womens Fiction

ISBN : 9780199466740

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¥5,313
Author: 
Maryam Mirza
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
The economically privileged Lenny is able to taste the forbidden delights of the adult world because of her ayah. The romantic relationship between Sai, an upper-class Gujarati girl, and Gyan, a lower ... Read more

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Inventing the Myth: Political Passions and the Ulster Protestant Imagination

ISBN : 9780198791591

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¥13,299
Author: 
Connal Parr
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2017
This book approaches Ulster Protestantism through its theatrical and cultural intersection with politics, re-establishing a forgotten history and engaging with contemporary debates. Anchored by the pe ... Read more

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Inventing the Novel: Bakhtin and Petronius Face to Face

ISBN : 9780198841265

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¥14,113
Author: 
R. Bracht Branham
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
Inventing the Novel uses the work of the Russian philosopher Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975) to explore the ancient origins of the modern novel. The analysis focuses on one of the most elusive works of cl ... Read more

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Japanese Literature: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199765256

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¥1,793
Author: 
Alan Tansman
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
119 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2021
Series
Very Short Introductions
A concise overview of one of the most dynamic and diverse world literatures Written by a leading scholar of Japanese culture and literature A concise overview of one of the most dynamic and div ... Read more

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