An Ocean of Sorrow | Dhaka Tribune

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Bishad Sindhu or An Ocean of Sorrow is a work of fiction by Mir Mosharraf Hossain (1847-1912), a Bengali novelist, playwright and essayist. It is the first substantial work of fiction by a Bengali Muslim writer, and one of the earliest Bengali novels. Fakrul Alam, who has translated into English this Bengali classic soon to be brought out by Bangla Academy, will talk about the book at the DLF 2016. Here we carry an excerpt from the novel’s BOOK III

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