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world of Premchand

selected short stories

by Munshi Premchand

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Premacanda, 1881-1936 -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated and with an introduction by David Rubin.
    ContributionsRubin, David, 1924-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK2098.S7 A254 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262 p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3582023M
    ISBN 100195657721
    LC Control Number2002278548

    David George Rubin (Ma - February 2, ) was an American novelist and translator. He is most well known for his translations of the Indian novelist and essayist Munshi Premchand and the Indian poet and novelist Suryakant Tripathi 'Nirala'.. Serving in World War II as a cryptographer, Rubin returned to America to begin a life in academia. About the Book In Karmabhumi Premchand explores the complex world of human relationships. Through his protagonists and their yearnings, love, laughter, tears, trials, and tribulations, the author subtly brings alive the India of the early decades of the twentieth century. With its focus on the nationalist movement and strong political and social overtones, the novel will appeal to general.

    Full text of "Premchand" See other formats CjS an introduction to the life and works of Munshi Premchand a master of the craft of fic- tion who, in the realm of Hindustani short story, stands on a pinnacle all his own and is easily the best Hindustani novelist to date. The world of this 4, - page book, full of vulgar and coarse. Premchand is considered to be the great writer of Hindi. His novels and stories are read in the whole world. Premchand's great work Godan written in simple Hindi and colloquial language. This is the reason why anyone can understand them easily.

    Premchand was himself a reader and translator of world literature and, after all, one of the many definitions of world literature is the circulation of literature in the world. This matter is complicated when dealing with the reception of a non-Western writer in the Western world (of academia). Pratigya (Hindi) by Munshi Premchand About the BookOne of the most-renowned works of Premchand, Pratigya depicts the tormented life of the widows in Indian society. Amritrai, a widower, loves Prema, the sister of his deceased wife. But after listening to a pundit in an Arya Samaj temple, he pledges to marry a widow. Amritrai is looked upon with disdain by his friend Dannath for his Book Edition:


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Premchand, also spelled Prem Chand, pseudonym of Dhanpat Rai Srivastava, (born JLamati, near Varanasi, India—died October 8,Varanasi), Indian author of novels and short stories in Hindi and Urdu who pioneered in adapting Indian themes to Western literary styles.

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Like a prisoner in solitary confinement, somehow or other he managed to get through the next ten or twelve days. Mirroring the world. Premchand’s first story, Duniya ka Sabse Anmol Ratan (The Most Precious Jewel in the World) was published in in Zamana; somewhat melodramatically it announced that the last drop of blood that would bring the country its freedom would be the most precious ‘jewel’.

The book is reasonably priced, and while it has minor proofing errors (such as the footnote on page 59 jumping into the main body of the text), one hopes the book will re-introduce Premchand to fresh generations of readers who will perchance look beyond a beginner’s reading of Premchand.

Genre/Form: Fiction Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Premacanda, World of Premchand. Bloomington, Indiana University Press [].

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Munshi Premchand is one of the most important writers of the Hindi-Urdu canon in India. His prolific writing contributed largely to shape the genre of short stories as we know it in India.

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He was one of the initiators of realism in Indian fiction and introduced the genre of the short story in Hindi.Karmabhoomi (The land where one works) is a Hindi novel by Munshi Premchand.

Karmabhoomi is set in the Uttar Pradesh of the s. By the beginning of the 20th century, Islam and Hinduism had coexisted in India for over a thousand years. Barring the occasional outbursts of violence, the two religious communities had lived together peacefully and shared strong social bonds except : Munshi Premchand.