50th edition of PK De Sarkar’s legendary English grammar book was launched at an event held recently. Amit Chaudhuri, Sandip Ray, Subrata Gangopadhyay, Pabitra Kumar De Sarkar, Biplab Bhowal and Prof Subir Chowdhury graced the occasion of the book launch.
The first edition of the book titled A text book of higher English grammar, composition and translation was first published in 1926 by Saraswati Press with P Ghosh & Co as publishers. The 41st edition of the book was published in 1973 and the 42nd edition was published in 1985.
PK De Sarkar completed his graduation from Calcutta University. He got the job at Martin & Company but left it soon as he was not allowed to enter the library which was only allowed for the British. With this in mind, he developed this grammar book to help the Indian students in getting to understand this foreign language better.
In this new edition, many new changes have been incorporated as many changes have been happening in the English language mainly in the usage.
The book is available at all book stores. Grab your copy now!!
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