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The pursuit of Urdu literature

a select history

by Ralph Russell

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Published by Zed Books in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urdu literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [248]-257) and index.

    StatementRalph Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK2151 .R87 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1710451M
    ISBN 101856490289, 1856490297
    LC Control Number92012331

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    Sara Shagufta. Sara Shagufta was a Pakistani poet who wrote experimental, confessional, and political verse in Urdu and Punjabi. She was born in in the Punjabi city of Gujranwala, lived most of her life in Karachi, and after a series of hospitalizations and suicide attempts, was killed by a train in Drigh Colony, Karachi, in Book from the Archaeological Survey of India Central Archaeological Library, New Delhi Book Number: Book Title: Catalogue Raisonne of the Buhar Library Vol_1 (Catalogue of the Persian Manuscripts in the Buhar Library) Book Author: Qasim Hasir Radavi Book Language: Urdu/English Number of Pages: Publisher: Imperial Library; Calcutta.

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3 of vol. 8 of Jan Gonda's A History of Indian Literature. Wiesabaden. Urdu, like Hindi, is a form of Hindustani. Some linguists have suggested that the earliest forms of Urdu evolved from the medieval (6th to 13th century) Apabhraṃśa register of the preceding Shauraseni language, a Middle Indo-Aryan language that is also the ancestor of other modern Indo-Aryan languages.

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