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The Madness of Waiting - a book by Ruswa, Muhammad Hadi

The Madness of Waiting

The Madness of Waiting( )
Author: Ruswa, Muhammad Hadi
Translator: Shandilya, Krupa
Shahid, Taimoor
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:'Zubaan Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.00
Book Description:

Published in 1899, Muhammad Hadi Ruswa's famous novel, Umrao Jaan Ada, created a sensation when it came out, with its candid fictionalized account of Umrao Jaan, based on a renowned Lucknow courtesan and poetess of the same name. Considered by many as the first Urdu novel, it remains highly popular today, and has been the basis for three films and a Pakistani television serial. But despite Ruswa's notoriety, few know that a month after he wrote Umrao Jaan Ada, Ruswa...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 8 x 0.5 Inches
Book Weight:0.59 Pounds

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