Literature and Fiction

বাংলা ভাষা, সাহিত্য ও সাংস্কৃতিক আন্দোলন

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Essays
Language: 
Bangla
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Author
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300
ISBN: 
984 494 028 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
DHAKA
Year of Publication: 
2006
Number of Pages: 
158
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HB
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Abul Hussain: Early Poems: A Selection

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Translator
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225
ISBN: 
978 984 32 3136 9
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2006
Number of Pages: 
55
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Culled from the early writings of Abul Hussain, who is recognized as the first modern Bengali poet in Bangladesh, these poems, translated by Syed Sajjad Husain, provide a glimpse into the essence of his poetry-urbanity, wit and satire, colloquial style and a toughness of texture. No effort has been made to convey the singularity of his diction and the expertise of his metrical and rhyming innovations, which distinguish him most from his contemporaries, since they are simply untranslatable.

Gitali

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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75
ISBN: 
984 05 1063 0
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1985
Number of Pages: 
108
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PB
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The 1911-13-15 trilogy of the Gitanjali (Song Offering, Gitimalya (Song Garland) and Gitali (Song Lyrics) is about God and the human soul, God and nature, nature and the soul, the soul and humanity; they Often run over into one another. Springing from intuitive experience, suffused with vision, they appeal irresistibly to the depths of the spirit. Over the sensitive soul, like the wind over the lyre (beena), they strike at the roots of life, at the vital experiences that sustain it and give grace and truth to life's unquiet dream. (The Poetry of Tagore by Dr. S. B.

The Lemon Tree

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author: 
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Author
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250
ISBN: 
984 05 1630 2
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2002
Number of Pages: 
78
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HB
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Gitimalya

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Translator
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Author
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120
ISBN: 
984 05 1051 7
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1984
Number of Pages: 
111
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PB
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The 1911-13-15 trilogy of the Gitanjali (Offering of Songs), Gitimalya (Garland of Songs) and Gitali (Song Lyrics) are about God and the human soul, God and nature, nature and the soul, the soul and humanity; they often run over into one another. Swinging from intuitive experience, suffused with vision, they appeal irresistibly to the depths of the spirit. Over the sensitive soul, like the wind oar the lyre, they strike at the roots of life, at the vital experiences that sustain it and give grace and truth to life's unquiet dream. (The Poetry of Tagore by S.K.

Noibedya

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Translator
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75
ISBN: 
984 05 1069 X
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1984
Number of Pages: 
101
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PB
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Sonar Taree (Golden Craft)

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Translator
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Author
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200
ISBN: 
984 05 1071 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1986
Number of Pages: 
138
Cover Type: 
PB
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(2nd impression 2008)
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Nightfall: A Book of Selected Poems

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Author
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120
ISBN: 
984 05 1491 1
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1999
Number of Pages: 
40
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HB
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The covers of the Nightfall contain the poetic works of ayoung but surprisingly mature mind. Profound thoughts have been expressed with Extreme economy of words. The poems contain oceans in cups, epics in brief lyrics. A beautiful exposure of the perception of modern times by a mind filled with faith. The metaphors and the allusions are sparkling. English poetry will find an unprecedented taste of the East. The couplet style of Urdu and Persian poetry has been blended in brilliant consort. This book of poems richly deserves a very wide readership.
 

The Retreat: Poems 1984-1988

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author's Role: 
Author
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120
ISBN: 
984 05 1246 3
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1994
Number of Pages: 
82
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HB
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During hectic years as a teacher and translator the writing of these poems provided a welcome retreat into the imagination for William Radice; hence the book’s title, which is also the title of its central section. The word also has poignant personal associations for the poet, ‘The Retreat’ being the name of the Cambridge house of his friend Juan mascara, the brilliant translator of the Penguin classics editions of the Bhagavad Gita, Upanishads and Dhammapada. Radice has edited mascara;s aphorisms and uses one of them as the epigraph to this collection.

Gitanjali

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Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Poetry
Language: 
English
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Author: 
Author's Role: 
Translator
Author's Role: 
Author
UPL Showroom Price: 
230
ISBN: 
984 05 1212 9
Publisher: 
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1983
Number of Pages: 
176
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PB
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The 1911-13-15 trilogy of the Gitanjali (Song Offering, Gitimalya (Song Garland) and Gitali (Song Lyrics) is about God and the human soul, God and nature, nature and the soul, the soul and humanity; they Often run over into one another. Inspiring from intuitive experience, suffused with vision, they appeal irresistibly to the depths of the spirit. Over the sensitive soul, like the wind over the lyre (Beena), they strike at the roots of life, at the vital experiences that sustain it and give grace and truth to life's unquiet dream. (The Poetry of Tagore by Dr. S. B.

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