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Munshi Premchand

31 July 1880 - 8 October 1936

Dhanpat Rai Shrivastava (31 July 1880 – 8 October 1936), better known by his pen name Munshi Premchand, was an Indian writer famous for his modern Hindi-Urdu literature. He is one of the most celebrated writers of the Indian subcontinent, and is regarded as one of the foremost Hindi writers of the early twentieth century. He began writing under the pen name "Nawab Rai", but subsequently switched to "Premchand". Munshi being an honorary prefix. A novel writer, story writer and dramatist, he has been referred to as the "Upanyas Samrat" ("Emperor among Novelists") by writers. His works include more than a dozen novels, around 250 short stories, several essays and translations of a number of foreign literary works into Hindi. (Source: Wikipedia)

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  • Cover of: The illustrated Premchand: selected short stories

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  • Cover of: The gift of a cow: a translation of the Hindi novel, Godaan

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  • Cover of: Nirmala: a novel
    First published in 1936 11 editions in 5 languages — 1 previewable

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    First published in 1934 8 editions in 4 languages

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    First published in 1928 5 editions in 3 languages

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    First published in 1982 5 editions in 3 languages

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  • Cover of: Kucha vicāra
    First published in 1939 4 editions in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Premāśrama: Śrī Kanaiyālāla Māṇekalāla Munaśīnī prastāvanā sahita

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    First published in 1965 4 editions in 1 language

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    First published in 1918 4 editions in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Prema-pacīsī
    First published in 1937 3 editions in 1 language

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  • Cover of: Grāmya jīvana kī kahāniyām̐: śikshāmada 12 kahāniyām̐

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September 30, 2020 Edited by MARC Bot add ISNI
August 30, 2019 Edited by samgarg Edited without comment.
May 18, 2017 Edited by MARC Bot merge authors
March 31, 2017 Edited by MARC Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import