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The Inner courtyard stories by Indian women

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Published by Virago Press in London .
Written in English



  • India


  • Short stories, Indic -- Translations into English.,
  • Women -- India -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.,
  • Indic fiction -- Women authors.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Lakshmi Holmström.
ContributionsHolmstrom, Lakshmi.
LC ClassificationsPK5461 .I56 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 204 p. ;
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1338781M
ISBN 101853810444
LC Control Number92222910

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