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Inspector Matadeen on the Moon - Harishankar Parsai

Inspector Matadeen on the Moon - Harishankar Parsai

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Here is a collection of short stories by the great Indian satirist, Harishankar Parsai.

I am putting this up to introduce people to his work and also for you to go out, find and BUY his stuff.

Enjoy.
Here is a collection of short stories by the great Indian satirist, Harishankar Parsai.

I am putting this up to introduce people to his work and also for you to go out, find and BUY his stuff.

Enjoy.

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Inspector Matadeen On The Moon
satires byHarishankar ParsaiTranslated by C N Naim
 
Contents
Introduction ................................................ 4Inspector Matadeen on the Moon ........................... 8A Ten Day Fast ............................................. 18Contesting an Election in Bihar ............................. 25Poor Trishanku ............................................. 34The Twenty Eighth Tale of the Vetal ........................ 39Family Planning ............................................. 43The First Bridge ............................................ 48Gentlemen, Conmen and Congressmen ...................... 52When the Soul Cries Out ................................... 56Mufat Lal Goes For An Interview ........................... 61Honouring the Sahab ........................................ 67The Prospectus of a Proposed Private College ............... 71Iti Shri Researchayah ....................................... 75A Journey with a Premi ..................................... 79Bholarams Soul ............................................. 84
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Tiny Tales .................................................. 89
The Right Punishment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89The Right Medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89A Boy of Destiny . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90Caste . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 90The egy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91The sorrow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91
A Fast Unto Death .......................................... 93Pulled Down Lamp Posts .................................... 98Shivering Republic .......................................... 101Divine Lunatic Mission ......................................105The Days of Gardish ........................................ 108Biographical Notes .......................................... 114

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