Gautam Mitra Collection of Popular Market Bengali Books [c 2005]

This fonds consists of 44 books digitised as part of the EAP127 project. The books date from c 2005. The collection covers a broad range of subjects, typical of Popular Market Bengali Books, including: popular literature, such as ghost stories and detective novels; books of devotion and religious rites; film scores and song books; guides for health and wellbeing; folklore; and poetry. The following publishers are represented in the collection: ajker bhabna prakashan; aloke kumar datta; bholanth pustak bhandar; Book Mark; chaturbhuj pustakalay; Das Publishing; dishari; durga prakashani; Hira Productions; kabindranath sil; lakshmi pustak bhandar; Opera; Orient Library; Rajendra Library; sandhya prakashani; sriguru pustakalay; sriguru trading; tapan pustakalay. Gautam Mitra owns and holds the original books, which he collected during his travels around Kolkata and the surrounding districts. The books are primarily written in Bengali, although occasional items (in whole or in part) appear in Hindi and English.
Showing 1 to 15 of 44 results
  • lāg bhelkir chaṛā

    File Ref: EAP127/8/1
    Digital images of lāg bhelkir chaṛā, a book of humorous poetry. Written by śrī ratan kumār de, April 2007. Publisher unknown. ...
  • rabindra sukathā

    File Ref: EAP127/8/2
    Digital images of rabindra sukathā, a collection of aphorisms attributed to rabindranath tagore. Created and published by kabindranāth śīl. No date. ...
  • hānābāṛir kānā bhūt

    File Ref: EAP127/8/3
    Digital images of hānābāṛir kānā bhūt, a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumār das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • intārneṭe bhūt

    File Ref: EAP127/8/4
    Digital images of intārneṭe bhūt, a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumār das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • bai pāṛāẏ bhūter tāṇḍab.

    File Ref: EAP127/8/5
    Digital images of bai pāṛāẏ bhūter tāṇḍab a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumar das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • kompuṭare bhūt.

    File Ref: EAP127/8/6
    Digital images of kompuṭare bhūt a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumar das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • mahākaraṇe bhūt.

    File Ref: EAP127/8/7
    Digital images of mahākaraṇe bhūt, a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumar das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • deśātmabodhak gān

    File Ref: EAP127/8/8
    Digital images of deśātmabodhak gān, a collection of patriotic songs. Created by pi baṇik, published by sriguru pustakalay. No date. ...
  • ādhunik gṛhinīr ṭukiṭāki

    File Ref: EAP127/8/9
    Digital images of ādhunik gṛhinīr ṭukiṭāki, a book of household tips. Written by mādhurī cyātārjī, published by Hira Productions, January 2004. ...
  • bhūter piṭhe bhūt.

    File Ref: EAP127/8/10
    Digital images of bhūter piṭhe bhūt, a collection of horror stories. Written by ujjval kumar das, the book is part of the ''Follow Me Everyone'' series published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • deś bideśer prabād biśva prabāde nārī

    File Ref: EAP127/8/11
    Digital images of deś bideśer prabād biśva prabāde nārī, a collection of proverbs and sayings about women. Compiled by śāśvata caudhurī, published by chaturbhuj pustakalay. No date. ...
  • biuṭi gāiḍ

    File Ref: EAP127/8/12
    Digital images of biuṭi gāiḍ, a book of beauty tips. Written by es cyātārjī, published by tapan pustakalay. No date. ...
  • kī kare niscit sāphalya o ṭenśan mukta jīban lābh karben?

    File Ref: EAP127/8/13
    Digital images of kī kare niscit sāphalya o ṭenśan mukta jiban lābh karben?, a guide to well-being. Written by del kārṇegī, published by Hira Productions. No date. ...
  • yakhan ḍāktār nei hater kāche

    File Ref: EAP127/8/14
    Digital images of yakhanḍāktār nei hater kāche, a manual of household herbal remedies. Written by daḥ palāślocan paṇḍit, published by chaturbhuj pustakalay. No date. ...
  • betāl pañcabiṃśatī batriś siṃhāsaner galpa

    File Ref: EAP127/8/15
    Digital images of betāl pañcabiṃśatī batriś siṃhāsaner galpa, a collection of fairy tales. Compiled by pārijāt datta, published by Sriguru Trading. No date. ...