The World of Premchand: Selected Short Stories

The World of Premchand: Selected Short Stories

by David Rubin (Translator)

Hardcover(New Edition)



This is a new collection of translations of thirty stories written by Premchand, who virtually created the genre of short story writing in Hindi and Urdu. The selection reveals the wide range of Premchand's genius and the scope of his appeal. While most of the stories are woven against a rural backdrop, some also demonstrate an urban sensibility.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195657722
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 10/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.80(d)

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