History of English Literature [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 176 - 178 of 242

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Question 176

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

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Beginning 1996, an Indian publisher commenced the publication of a series of modern Indian novels in English translation. By 2003, it had published eighty novels of repute from almost all Indian languages. Identify the publisher. (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Jaico

b.

Arnold Heinemann

c.

Asia Publishing House

d.

Macmillan India

Question 177

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

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Who is the author of the poem, “Our Casuarina Tree” ? (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Kamala Das

b.

Toru Dutt

c.

Sarojini Naidu

d.

Rabindranath Tagore

Question 178

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

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Identify from among the following, the one incorrect statement on M. Anantanarayanan՚s Silver Pilgrimage (1961) : (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

M. Anantanarayanan modelled this narrative on the well-known picaresque novels in English.

b.

Among the literary texts quoted by the novel are lines from Shakespeare, Donne and Rilke and classical Tamil poets.

c.

The Silver Pilgrimage is M. Anantanarayanan՚s only foray into fiction.

d.

This novel is mainly an account of the adventures of Jayasurya, a Sri Lankan prince of the sixteenth century.

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