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Strange and sublime address

by Amit Chaudhuri

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Published by Minerva in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Calcutta (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Children of the rich -- Fiction.,
    • Working class -- Fiction.,
    • Boys -- Fiction.,
    • Calcutta (India) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAmit Chaudhuri.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.C4678 S75 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. ;
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1501237M
      ISBN 100749399619
      LC Control Number93179289
      OCLC/WorldCa27152470

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The novella itself comprises 14 short chapters. The novella itself comprises 14 short chapters. These can almost be read as fourteen individual stories, for the needle that runs through them is threadbare.

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