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Published by Katha in New Delhi .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementAmbai ; also stories by K. Alagiriswamy, Perumal Murugan, Vela Ramamoorthy ; introduction by Lakshmi Holmström ; edited by Gita Krishnankutty.
SeriesKatha perspectives
ContributionsAlagiriswamy, K., Murugan, Perumal., Rāmamūrtti, Vēla., Krishnankutty, Gita, 1935-
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2000/00005
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. ;
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL125865M
ISBN 108185586950
LC Control Number99499401

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