Sukanta Chaudhuri Collection of Popular Market Bengali Books [2008]

This fonds consists of 11 Bengali 'Popular Market' chap books, digitised as part of the EAP127 project. All original materials were published in 2008. The collection consists of: a book of mathematical puzzles; a teaching manual; books of Bengali folk songs; books of popular music; a book of traditional astrological verses; a book of film scores; an illustrated guide to increasing one's height; and a homeopathy guide. The books were produced by the following publishers:. chaturbhuj pustakalay; rajendra library; raju sachdeb publications; sachdeb pustakalay and press; sajal pustakalay; shabiya pustakalay; tara mei publications; Teachers Concern. The original materials were acquired by Sukanta Chaudhuri from street vendors in Kolkata, whilst working for the School of Cultural Texts and Records. These items represent his private collection. He also donated material to the School of Cultural Texts and Records (see EAP127/1).
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  • aṅka mānei buddhir khelā

    File Ref: EAP127/4/1
    Digital images of aṅka mānei buddhir khelā, a book of mathematical puzzles. Written by kālīpada sāhā and śekh māsud āli mallik, published by chaturbhuj pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • bhartti parīkshār sambhābya praśnottar: abhijña śikshakmaṇdalī dvārā racita

    File Ref: EAP127/4/2
    Digital images of bhartti parīkshār sambhābya praśnottar: abhijña śikshakmaṇdalī dvārā racita, a guide to elementary school entrance exams. Written by sandīp sen, published by shaibya pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • lokgīti kārttik dās bāul

    File Ref: EAP127/4/3
    Digital images of lokgīti kārttik dās bāul, a book of selected folk songs of kārttik dās and rāmkānāi dās. Written by sajal kumār nāth and śibānī nāth, published by sajal pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • pūrṇadāser bāul gān

    File Ref: EAP127/4/4
    Digital images of pūrṇadāser bāul gān, a book of selected folk songs of pūrṇa dās. Written by kālīkṛshña bhaṭṭācārya and manṭu cakrabarttī, published by Raju Sachdeb Publications. Undated. ...
  • bāṃlā byāṇd pūjor gān PVT

    File Ref: EAP127/4/5
    Digital images of bāṃlā byāṇd pūjor gān PVT, a songbook for various Bengali bands. Written by sajal nāth and śibānī nāth, published by sajal pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • khanār bacan bā saral jyotish bacan

    File Ref: EAP127/4/6
    Digital images of khanār bacan bā saral jyotish bacan, a book of traditional astrological verses. Written by ujjval biśvās, published by sajal pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • hemanta mukhopādhyāẏer bāṃlā chāẏāchabir gān

    File Ref: EAP127/4/7
    Digital images of hemanta mukhopādhyāẏer bāṃlā chāẏāchabir gān, a book of Bengali film songs famously performed by hemanta mukherjee. Written by harigopāl basāk, published by sachdeb pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • sacitra uccatā bṛddhir upāẏ

    File Ref: EAP127/4/8
    Digital images of sacitra uccatā bṛddhir upāẏ, an illustrated guide to increasing one's height. Written by je nandī, published by Rajendra Library. Undated. ...
  • e-ṭu-jeḍ homiopyāthik meḍisin

    File Ref: EAP127/4/9
    Digital images of e-ṭu-jeḍ homiopyāthik meḍisin, a manual of homeopathic treatment. Written by dāḥ āśīsh ̆pājā, published by sajal pustakalay. Undated. ...
  • padmaśrī mānnā der chāẏā chabi o ādhunik gān

    File Ref: EAP127/4/10
    Digital images of padmaśrī mānnā der chāẏā chabi o ādhunik gān, a book of songs by manna de. Written by samarī kānta sāmanta, published by Tara Ma Publication. Undated. ...
  • kalkātā gāiḍ

    File Ref: EAP127/4/11
    Digital images of kalkātā gāiḍ, a guide book on Kolkata. Written by svapan kumār bhaṭṭācārya, published by Teacher's Concern, January 2002. ...