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A Strange and Sublime Address

(1991)
A collection of stories by

 
 
Awards
Betty Trask Award Best First Novel
A Strange and Sublime Address, Amit Chaudhuri's first book, features a Bengali boy who spends his school holidays at his uncle's home in Calcutta. Heatwaves, thunderstorms, mealtimes, prayer-sessions, shopping expeditions and family visits create a shifting background to the shaping of people's lives. Delicate, nuanced, full of exquisite detail, A Strange and Sublime Address is a small masterpiece. The book also includes nine short stories about the city.

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Hardback Editions

June 1991 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Strange and Sublime Address
Author(s): Amit Chaudhuri
ISBN: 0-434-12348-X / 978-0-434-12348-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Strange and Sublime Address
Author(s): Amit Chaudhuri
ISBN: 1-78074-625-3 / 978-1-78074-625-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
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2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Strange And Sublime Address
Author(s): Amit Chaudhuri
ISBN: 0-14-341944-7 / 978-0-14-341944-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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March 2001 : UK Paperback

Title: Strange and Sublime Address (Pb)
Author(s): Chaudhuri Amit
ISBN: 0-330-48276-9 / 978-0-330-48276-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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April 1992 : UK Paperback
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Title: Strange And Sublime Address
Author(s): Amit Chaudhuri
ISBN: 0-7493-9961-9 / 978-0-7493-9961-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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Kindle Editions

April 2015 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Strange and Sublime Address
Author(s): Amit Chaudhuri
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Availability: Amazon UK