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Interpreter of maladies : stories

Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [1999] ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Stories about Indians in India and America. The story, 'A Temporary Matter, ' is on mixed marriage, 'Mrs. Sen's' is on the adaptation of an immigrant to the U.S., and in the title story, an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fictional Work
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lahiri, Jhumpa.
Interpreter of maladies
(OCoLC)1085907477
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jhumpa Lahiri
ISBN: 9780395927205 039592720X 9780618101368 0618101365
OCLC Number: 40331288
Notes: "A Mariner original / Mariner Books."
Awards: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.
PEN/Hemingway award winner.
Description: 198 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A temporary matter --
When Mr. Pirzada came to dine --
Interpreter of maladies --
A real durwan --
Sexy --
Mrs. Sen's --
This blessed house --
The treatment of Bibi Haldar --
The third and final continent.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Jhumpa Lahiri.

Abstract:

Stories about Indians in India and America. The story, 'A Temporary Matter, ' is on mixed marriage, 'Mrs. Sen's' is on the adaptation of an immigrant to the U.S., and in the title story, an interpreter guides an American family through the India of their ancestors.
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