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By Ismat Chugtai,Tahira Naqvi

ISBN-10: 8188965871

ISBN-13: 9788188965878

The 4 novellas during this quantity span the inimitable Ismat Chughtai’s literary profession, from 1939 to 1971. every one develops the author’s principal preoccupation with the lives of ladies as they adventure love, tragedy, societal prescriptions and proscriptions, in collision with their very own rebellious spirit. A prepared experience in their person subversive strength and a willingness to take the results of obduracy within the face of overwhelming odds, guarantees that they're neither hapless nor sufferers. via them Chughtai offers a scathing critique at the hypocrisy and cant of social mores, and the festering maladies that infect society.

Chughtai’s attribute mastery of shape and procedure, her shiny imagery and richness of language make for marvellous story-telling, and create the most memorable woman protagonists in Indian literature.

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