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The Householder

The Householder

by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
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"All the figures in this book...are irresistible comic manifestations."—The New Yorker

This witty and perceptive novel is about Prem, a young teacher in New Delhi who has just become a householder and is finding his responsibilities perplexing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393008517
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 12/28/2001
Series: Norton Library Series
Edition description: (A reissue)
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 981,305
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, CBE, is a Booker prize-winning novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter. She has won two Academy Awards for her work in film. She lives in New York and in India.

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