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Sketches of Calcutta

Griffin.

Sketches of Calcutta

or, notes of a late sojourn in the "City of palaces"

by Griffin.

  • 209 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby a Griffin.
The Physical Object
Pagination480p.
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13899729M

  Book review An acclaimed Bengali pulp fiction writer turns a voyeuristic eye on the secrets of Calcutta by night Epicentre of the renaissance and reform by day, the city was den of . Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. Sewing binding for longer life, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in .

Calcutta. Harbour. Sailing-ships Contributor Names More Photos, Prints, Drawings like this. Photo, Print, Drawing Calcutta. Hughlee boats Book/Printed Material From deprivation to destitution: the impact of forced eviction in Topsia, Kolkata. Oct 2, - Explore pianoteachermeb's board "History of Calcutta", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Calcutta, Kolkata, History pins.

Includes index to districts. Annotations in ink and crayon along bottom of all sheets. In ink on blue bordered label on sheet 1: 69 C14 In ink on blue bordered label on sheets 69 C14 Copy imperfect: Fold lined, with some tears along fold lines. Smudging throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The main butt of ridicule in these sketches was the parvenu, and the scene of action was Calcutta, the emerging metropolis. Kaliprasanna Sinha’s Hootum Pyanchar Naksha (), a collection of sketches of city life, something after the manner of Charles Dickens’s Sketches by Boz (), is the finest among the nakshas produced during the period.


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Calcutta. is an avant-garde theatrical revue, created by British drama critic Kenneth show, consisting of sketches on sex-related topics, debuted Off-Broadway in and then in the West End in It ran in London for over 3, performances, and in New York initially for 1,Music: Peter Schickele, Robert Dennis, Stanley Walden.

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Auguste Borget (–) was a French artist known for his drawings and prints of exotic places, in particular China. He was born in in Issoudun, he went to Paris where he became a close friend of Honoré de periodically exhibited at the Paris Salon from to Beginning inhe traveled through North and South America before stopping briefly.

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A translation of the original text, Hootum Pyanchar Naksha by Kaliprasanna Sinha, translated and edited by Chitralekha Basu, with an insightful foreword by Amit Chaudhuri, and illustrations by Sumitro Basak, ostensibly documents Calcutta of the s’.

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