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Seven summers first drafted when Mulk Raj Anand was a student at london university but not published till 1951 recreates the events and feelings of the first seven years of the writers life or what he called his half unconscious and half conscious childhood first of the seven volumes of autobiograp ...more

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Mulk Raj Anand was an Indian writer in English, notable for his depiction of the lives of the poorer castes in traditional Indian society. One of the pioneers of Indo-Anglian fiction, he, together with R. K. Narayan, Ahmad Ali and Raja Rao, was one of the first India-based writers in English to gain an international readership. Anand is admired for his novels and short stories, which have acquired the status of being classic works of modern Indian English literature, noted for their perceptive ...more