Selected Short Stories

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This collection of the short stories of Nobel Laureate and celebrated Indian writer Rabindranath Tagore is the first title in the series The Oxford Tagore, a major new project to publish the English translations of a wide variety of Tagore's writings including his poety, non-ficiton prose, and fiction. The translations edited by well-known scholar and translator Sukanta Chaudhuri are authoritative and readable.

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Overview

This collection of the short stories of Nobel Laureate and celebrated Indian writer Rabindranath Tagore is the first title in the series The Oxford Tagore, a major new project to publish the English translations of a wide variety of Tagore's writings including his poety, non-ficiton prose, and fiction. The translations edited by well-known scholar and translator Sukanta Chaudhuri are authoritative and readable.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780140449839
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/28/2005
  • Series: Penguin Classics Series
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 570,485
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.83 (h) x 0.83 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
The Ghat's Story 31
Ramkanai's Folly 40
The Exercise-Book 45
Inheritance 51
A Single Night 59
A Fanciful Story 65
The Living and the Dead 74
The Golden Deer 86
Kabuliwala 97
Subha 104
Punishment 110
Trespass 121
Grandfather 126
Hungry Stone 135
The Visitor 147
The Royal Mark 162
Folly 173
The Wedding Garland 177
The Haldar Family 188
The Wife's Letter 205
Woman Unknown 219
House Number One 231
The Unapproved Story 244
Balai 255
The Laboratory 261
App The Story of a Mussalmani 299
Notes 304
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 5, 2011

    Highly recommended

    A very good college book to read. The short stories are well written and enjoyable!!

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