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Ismat Chughtai

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Ismat Chughtai, Syeda Hameed, Tahiri Naqvi

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Item Description: Sheep Meadow, 1994. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: In 1944 Ismat Chughtai successfully defended herself before the Imperial Crown Court against a charge of obscenity for her short story "Lihaaf" - "The Quilt". The narrator of this story, a precocious nine-year old child, is sent to visit an aunt. This aunt, ignored by a husband whose only interest seems to lie in entertaining slim-waisted young boys, suffers from a relentless bodily itch, an itch, her niece discovers, no doctor can cure and only her maidservant can relieve. Frank and often wickedly comic, Chughtai's stories were the imaginative core of her life's work, drawn from memories of the sprawling Muslim household of her childhood. With her mastery of the spoken language, economy of form, and her fine eye for the details of the intricate and hidden world of women's experience, Chughtai captured the evolving conflicts of Muslim India. Her exploration of the myriad and subtle tyrannies of middle-class gentility, and, equally, of those unexpected moments of sexual liberation and spirit, is unrivalled in contemporary Urdu literature. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_1878818341

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Chughtai, Ismat

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CHUGHTAI

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Chughtai

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Ismat Chughtai; Translator-Tahira Naqvi

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Chugtai, Ismat

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Item Description: Heinemann (Txt), 1995. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: In India's colonial past, in a time of political and social revolution, Ismat Chughtai masterfully unfolds her "magna opus", "The Crooked Line" the semi-autobiographical tale of a fiery-spirited, middle-class Muslim girl bent on exploring the shape and nature of consuming desire. Writing with the same honesty and passion as her scandalous short-story, "The Quilt," Chughtai exposes the complex relationships developed between women living and working in relative seclusion, and the intellectual and emotional contradictions lying in the heart of a rebellious country on the brink of independence from the British Raj and ultimately Partition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0435950894

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Manjulaa Negi

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Hussain, Ahmad, Mubarak Ahmad Chaudhari, Fazal Ahmad Siddiqi and Muhammad Zubair Chughtai.

Published by Records of the Geological Survey of Pakistan, Vol. 66, 1983, 27 Pp. + 5 Figures. (1983)

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Item Description: Records of the Geological Survey of Pakistan, Vol. 66, 1983, 27 Pp. + 5 Figures., 1983. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Softcovers; ex-library; minor shelfwear w/ light creasing of corners of wraps and leaves; light soiling of wraps; o/w in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # FF1-34

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Negi, Manjulaa

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Item Description: 2013. Book Condition: New. ***This is the EBook version (.pdf format) of the 1879 edition. Scanned from the original book !!** You will be receiving the text of this book via download. An email will be sent shortly to your email address containing the download instructions. Refund requests for 'Buyer does not want item' after an ebook has been received will not be accepted. Bookseller Inventory # 542008

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Chughtai, Ismat

Published by Kali for Women (1993)

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Ismat Chughtai

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Ismat Chughtai, Tahira Naqvi

Published by Heinemann International Literature & Textbooks 12/05/1995 (1995)

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Ranavir Rangra

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Item Description: B.R. Publishing Corporation, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First edition. 15x23 cm. Studying a creative writer conversationally and in moments much less guarded, one field facilitated in locating and appreciating his personal meanings of words and this in turn makes our appraisal of his works poignant. The role of interview with creative writers becomes all the more significant when they quite belong to us but originally write in languages not our own. In this context alone, this book which contains Ranavir Rangra`s interviews with sixteen modern women writers in twelve languages would attract our immediate attention. The interviewer strives to meet each writer on her own ground. None of the interviews in this volume betrays predispositions, studies preferences or even a passing platitude on his part to convey the impression that he is indulging in a verbal warfare to carry his own point. He sets the conversation so self-effacedly that, attuned to his work, the writer opens up on the creative issues vitally important to him. The book, perhaps the best of its kind on the Indian literature, presents scenes of cultural cross-roads in a vastly diversified society speaking different languages and learning to knit into a single whole. When self-righteous political programming in national integration may not succeed for want of a suitable state of mind, the pull of a joint creative participation as this one might work beyond expectation. Contents:- Preface 1. Mahadevi Varma (Hindi) 2. Ashapurna Debi (Bengali) 3. Ismat Chughtai (Urdu) 4. I. Saraswati Devi (Telugu) 5. Amrita Pritam (Punjabi) 6. Popati Hiranandani (Sindhi) 7. Krishna Sobti (Hindi) 8. Kapila Vatsyayan (English) 9. Mannu Bhandari (Hindi) 10. Kabita Sinha (Bengali) 11. Nirmalprabha Bordoloi (Assamese) 12. Vijaya Rajadhyaksh (Marathi) 13. Padma Sachdev (Dogri) 14. Indira Goswami (Assamese) 15. Pratibha Ray (Oriya) 16. Lakshmi Kannan (Tamil and English) Printed Pages: 216. Bookseller Inventory # 7451

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Ismat Chughtai (Author) & M. Asaduddin (Ed.)

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Item Description: Penguin Books India, 2009. Softcover. Book Condition: New. At a time when writing by and about women was rare and tentative, Chughtai explored female sexuality with unparalleled frankness and examined the political and social mores of her time. She wrote about the world that she knew, bringing the idiom of the middle class to Urdu prose, and totally transformed the complexion of Urdu fiction. Lifting the Veil brings together Ismat Chughtai_\?s fiction and non-fiction writing. The twenty-one pieces in this selection are Chughtai at her best, marked by her brilliant turn of phrase, scintillating dialogue and wry humour, her characteristic irreverence, wit and eye for detail. Printed Pages: 288. Bookseller Inventory # 22940

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Ismat Chughtai, Tahira Naqvi

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Chughtai, Ismat

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Delhi University

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Item Description: Pearson Education/Longman, 2005. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Contents 1. Valmiki 2. Veda Vyasa 3. Sudraka 4. Ilanko Atikal 5. Namdev 6. Kabir 7. Mirabai 8. Amir Abul Hasan Khusrau 9. Asadullah Khan _\?Ghalib_\? 10. Firaq Gorakhpuri 11. Faiz Ahmed Faiz 12. Subramania Bharati 13. Tarabai Shinde 14. Rabindranath Tagore 15. Permchand 16. Shrilal Shukla 17. Ismat Chughtai 18. Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai 19. Amrita Pritam 20. Masti Venkatesha Iyengar 21. Gudipat Venkat Chalam 22. Indira Goswami 23. J.P Das 24. Omprakash Valmiki 25. Vikram Seth 26. Sitakant Mahapatra Printed Pages: 0. Bookseller Inventory # 22775

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Ismat Chughtai

Published by The Women's Press Ltd (1991)

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Aslan, Reza, Editor.

Published by Norton. 1 Cloth(s) (2011)

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Item Description: Norton. 1 Cloth(s), 2011. hard. Book Condition: New. Spanning a century of modern Middle Eastern literature—from the Arab poet Khalil Gibran to the Nobel laureates Naguib Mahfouz and Orhan Pamuk, from the great Syrian-Lebanese poet Adonis to the grand dame of Urdu fiction, Ismat Chughtai—this treasury reveals a people of diverse religions, languages, and cultures, yet united by the legacy of Western colonial rule. Los Angeles–based Iranian-American Reza Aslan, author of No god but God and Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, presents nearly 200 short stories, poems, excerpts from novels, memoirs, essays, and works of drama with the intent of creating a bridge between our estranged cultures."This landmark collection of writings from the modern Middle East reminds us of the region's magnificent and proud literary tradition. That would be gift enough. But the powerful voices within these pages also guide us past clichéd perceptions of the region as a hotbed for militants and extremists and bring to life the hopes, aspirations, and struggles—indeed the common humanity—of one of the world's most diverse and fascinating regions."—Khaled Hosseini"This mammoth anthology goes a long way toward achieving its equally mammoth goal: to shift American views of the Middle East away 'from the ubiquitous images of terrorists and fanatics.'. An impressive success that spans vast regions of time and territory, this is that rare anthology: cohesive, affecting, and informing."—Publishers Weekly (starred review)"This unique and splendid gathering of poems, memoirs, fiction, and essays, many translated into English for the first time from Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Urdu, covers the past century of frenetic disruption and change in works of beauty, dissent, irony, and romance. Of particular interest are women writers. Parvin E'tesami (1907–41), of Iran, wrote in a poem titled 'Iranian Women': 'Her life she spent in isolation; she died in isolation. / What was she then if not a prisoner?' Born in 1940, Kishwar Naheed, of Pakistan, winner of the Nelson Mandela Award, writes, 'It is we sinful women / who come out raising the banner of truth.' Many truths are brought to light in this remarkably energetic and gloriously multicultural volume from a crucial part of the world."—Booklist 657. Bookseller Inventory # 41486

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Chughtai, A., Dörnemann, H.

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