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The Impressionist
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The Impressionist
by Kunzru, Hari

The Impressionist is Hari Kunzru's sweeping novel of India, empire and identity. In India, at the birth of the last century, an infant is brought howling into the world, his remarkable paleness marking him out from his brown-skinned fellows. Revered at first, he is later cast out from his wealthy home when his true parentage is revealed. So begins Pran Nath's odyssey of self-discovery - a journey that will take him from the streets of Agra, via the red light district of Bombay, to the brick cloisters of Oxford and beyond - as he struggles to understand who he really is.

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Publication date: 2003

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780141008288

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:5009

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