Indyāyile strījanaṅṅaḷkka prayōjanattināyiṭṭa oru madāmma avarkaḷ eḻutiya impamāya caritraṅṅaḷ
Phulmani and Karuna
Peet, Joseph [translator]
Mullens, Hannah Catherine [author]
Year of publication
Translation from the first work of prose fiction in Bengali, "Phulmani O Karunar Bibaran" by Hannah Catherine Mullens (1851). See "Women Writing in India: 600 B.C. to the early twentieth century", New York 1991; "The Cambridge Companion to Modern Indian Culture", Cambridge 2012.See also Zacharia, Scaria "Phulmoniyude Katha", DC Books, Kottayam 1989. Discovered, edited and published with a critical study the first novel in the Malayalam Language. This reprint has come after 130 years. It was discovered from the Tuebingen University Library.