Gaban

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Oxford University Press, Oct 30, 2000 - Fiction - 309 pages
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Gaban, first published in 1931, five years before Premchard's death, is the story of Ramanath, a morally weak but physically charming youth brought to near-disaster by his beautiful wife Jalpa's inordinate craving for jewelry. This is a felicitous translation by Christopher R King and will
enable many readers to appreciate Premchand's important novel, available for the first time in English.

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yup it shows a fair view of INDIAN society .

One of the best titles of Premchand.

User Review  - Ajay Maurya - Flipkart

This book is one of the best novels of munshi premchand that are a must read for everyone. these stories give a insight into old times and human values and behaviors. Book was promptly delivered ... Read full review

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Christopher King was Associate Professor of History, and of Communication Studies, University of Windsor, Canada

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