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Contemporary Indian short stories. Series III / [selected by the Sahitya Akademi's advisory boards of various languages].

Publication:
New Delhi : Sahitya Akademi, 2006.
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vi, 222 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects:
Short stories, Indic -- Translations into English.
Indic fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
India -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Contents:
The jasmine bower / Saurabh Kumar Chaliha (Assamese)
Primeval / Manik Bandopadhyay (Bengali)
Masahni / B.P. Seth (Dogri)
The accompanist / Anita Desai (English)
The patch / Suresh Joshi (Gujarati)
The flunkey / Gyan Ranjan (Hindi)

And she has left behind her / Shanti Nath Desai (Kannada)
Some poses, some snaps / Bashir Akhtar (Kashmiri)
Waiting for death / Damodar Mauzo (Konkari)
On the river bank / S.K. Pottekkat (Malayalam)
Tune / M.K. Binodini Devi (Manipuri)
The wan moon / Gangadhar Gadgil (Marathi)
Death of an Indian / Kishori Charan Das (Oriya)
The silken chain / Mahinder Singh Joshi (Punjabi)
Waiting / Nrisinha Rajpurohit (Rajasthani)
The riding fate / Ishwar Chander (Sindhi)
Stoops a superstar / Naa. Parthasarathy (Tamil)
Thy will be done / R.S. Sudarshanam (Telugu)
Confessions of St. Flora of Georgia / Quarratulain Hyder (Urdu).
Notes:
Contains 18 short stories translated from 18 modern Indian languages, and one originally written in English.
First pub. 1959.
Includes brief biographical sketches of the authors.
Contributor:
Sahitya Akademi.
ISBN:
8126015896
9788126015894
OCLC:
172922655