-Literary Criticism / Essays / Etc (16)
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    FACING FOUR by: Varma, Monika $10.00

    Subtitled: A Critical Opinion on the Poetry of Suniti Namjoshi, Gauri Deshpande, Kamala Das, Bharati Sarabhai. Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1973 – Very Good flexible cloth covers – 8.5″ tall – ads plus 47 pages. ISBN: 0-88253-849-7 Ships from the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    SAUL BELLOW ESTATE: Aspects of the Writer & His Novels by: Kulshrestha, Chirantan $10.00

    Writers Workshop Calcutta, 1976 – Very Good+/ flexible cloth/ acetate dust jacket – 8.25″ tall – 63pp. U.S. literature; novelist; literary criticism. Ships from the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Commonwealth Novel in English Volume 4, Number 1 Spring 1991 by: Jamkhandi, Sudhakar, Editor $10.00

    Bluefield WV: Bluefield State College, 1983 – 9″ tall – near Very Good paperback – white paper covers – handling wear; otherwise clean with no markings – no markings inside or out – pp. 1-102. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Commonwealth Novel in English Volume 3, Number 2 Fall 1990 by: Jamkhandi, Sudhakar, Editor $10.00

    Bluefield WV: Bluefield State College, 1990 – 9″ tall – Very Good+/ as new paperback – stiff paper covers – as new with no markings – index – pp. 130-209. ISSN: 0732-6734 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Commonwealth Novel in English Volume 2, Number 1 January 1983 by: Jamkhandi, Sudhakar, Editor $10.00

    Bluefield WV: Bluefield State College, 1983 – 9″ tall – near Very Good+ paperback – blue paper covers, sunned at backstrip – no markings inside or out – – ads – pp. 1-103. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Commonwealth Novel in English Volume 1, Number 2 July 1982 by: Jamkhandi, Sudhakar, Editor $10.00

    Bluefield WV: Bluefield State College, 1982 – 9″ tall – near Very Good+ paperback – blue paper covers, sunned at backstrip – no markings inside or out – index – ads – pp. 121-258. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    INDIAN LITERATURE SINCE INDEPENDENCE: A Symposium by: Iyengar, K.R. Srinivasa $23.99

    First Edition – Very Good+ hardcover / near Very Good dust jacket in mylar – New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi, 1973 – 8vo/ 9″ tall – green & buff paper coved boards – no interior markings – notes on contributors – Appendix list of Sahitya Akademi award-winning Books/Authors 1955-1971 – 372pp. Critical surveys (in English) of literary trends and achievements in 20 Indic languages in the first 25 years of Independence 1947-1972 by eminent scholars and critics. The 20 languages are: Assamese, Bengali, Dogri, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Rajasthani, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, & Urdu. Availability: in stock in the U.S. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    UNFINISHED JOURNEY by: Naipaul, Shiva $16.00

    0670813680 First American Edition – Very Good hardcover/Fine dust jacket – NY, Viking Press, 1987 – remainder mark on bottom edge, otherwise Fine & clean with no other markings of any kind – 136pp. 7 articles. T ravel Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    Virginia Woolf and the Great War by: Levenback, Karen L. $20.00

    Chapel Hill NC: Syracuse Univ Press, 1999 – First Edition – new hardcover/ as new dust jackt – 9.25″ tall – index – 208 pages. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    IMAGE OF WOMAN IN THE INDO-ANGLIAN NOVEL by: Shirwadkar, Meena $7.95

    First Edition – Very Good+ hardcover/no dust jacket – New Delhi India, Sterling Publishers, 1979 – 8vo/8.5″ tall – green cloth with exterior fading at top section of cover – interior as new with no markings – bibliography, index – 169pp. Analysis of female characters & women’s lives in India Fiction written originally in English (Anand, Narayan, Seghal, Bhattacharya, Manoj Basu, Malgonkar, Raja Rao, Jhabvala, Anita Desai & others). Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-86578-063-3 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    INDIAN-ENGLISH PROSE: An ANTHOLOGY by: Ramakrishna, D. (ed.) $6.99

    New Delhi: Arnold Heinemann, 1982 – Very Good paperback – 8.5″ tall – light upper corner bump, o/w like new with no markings – glossary – 332pp. Anthology of Indian writing originally in English: fiction; nonfiction; journalism; politics; philosophy. The 30 representative authors include: M.R. Anand, Raja Rao, R.K. Narayan, Manohar Malgonkar, Anita Desai, Gandhi, Khushwant Singh, Nissim Ezekiel, Nehru, Tagore (please enquire about others) in 6 genres. Includes Raja Rammohan Roy’s letter of 1823 to Lord Amherst (William Pitt) re: Western education. Availability: in stock in the U.S. 0-86578-085-4 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    YOURS SINCERELY: A Collection of Letters Written to P.D. Tandon by: Tandon, P.D. $10.00

    New Delhi: Arnold-Heinemann/Mayfair Paperbacks, 1975 – First Edition – 6.5″ tall – Good+ paperback – light exterior shelfwear with light foxing to page edges, otherwise unmarked – 126 pages. The author, Purshottam Das Tandon (1882-1961), was a well known lawyer, journalist and freedom fighter, based in Allahabad, India, where he came in contact with the Nehrus, Mahatma Gandhi and a wide range of other political figures active in the Indian Independence movement. His 19 correspondents whose letters appear here include Indira Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi, V.V. Giri, Jawaharlal Nehru, JB Kripalani, Jayaprakash Narayan, as well as the dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai, among others. Availability: in stock in the U.S. ISBN: 0-89253-024-3 Size: 16mo – over 5¾” – 6¾” tall

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    STUDIES IN MODERN INDIAN FICTION IN ENGLISH, Volume 1 by: Williams, Haydn Moore $15.00

    1st Edition – Very Good+ cloth covered stiff paper boards/Fine paper title label/acetate dust jacket – Calcutta, 1973 – 8.5″h – 94pp. India literary criticism. Volume One: Background of Indian Writing ; Mulk Raj Anand: Realism & Politics;R.K. Narayan: The Saga of Malgudi. R.K. Narayan. Studies in Modern Indian Fiction in English Volume 1 [India] 0-88253-651-6

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    Concept of an Indian Literature: Six Essays by: Lal, P. $24.00

    Writers Workshop, Calcutta, 1968 – near Very Good hardcover/ Very Good paper title label – 8.75″ tall – yellow cloth covers, moderately soiled at rear; otherwise clean, unmarked text – 49 pages. Essays on: (1) Literature and Myth; (2) 3 myths (sage Narada and the meaning of maya; the shy boy and the wishing-fulfilling tree; the ant march in Indra’s palace); (3) Sanskrit Drama; (4) Tagore; (5) Contemporary Hindi Fiction; (6) Indian Writing in English. ISBN: 0-88253-303-7 Ships from U.S.A. Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    INDIAN RENAISSANCE by: Paniker, K. Ayyappa (editor) $15.00

    NY: Facet Books International, 1987 – First Edition – Very Good hardcover/Very Good+ dust jacket – 8vo/8.75″h – binder’s gluestain smudges on blue cloth covers, otherwise Fine/like new with no interior markings of any kind – notes on contributors – 176pp. Collection of 18 papers & 11 Round Table speeches originally presented at a national seminar held by the Vallathol Centenary Celebrations Committee, Trivandrum, Kerala State, India. Contributors include Mulk Raj Anand, Nayantara Sahgal, K. Ayyappa Paniker, Vijay Tendulkar, Samuel Mathai, Gopalakrishna Adiga, Manoj Das, K.K. Pillai, & others; from varied backgrounds: writers, educators, politicians, Gandhians, spiritual leaders and thinkers. An assessment of Indian cultural achievement 1947-1987, including maladies & remedies. ISBN: 0-932377319 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall

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    CHAUCER’S CANTERBURY ART: Reflections & Echoes by: Cook, James W. $8.00

    Very Good+ flexible cloth/mylar fitted dust jacket – Calcutta: Writers Workshop, 1976 – 8.5″h – bibliography – 176pp. Author: James Wyatt Cook. English literature: literary criticism. ISBN: 0-86578-102-8 Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall