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Selected "Ghazals" and Other Poems Murty Classical Library of India 21
ISBN: HB: 9780674919204, Harvard University Press, January 2019
704 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
Mir Muhammad Taqi Mir (1723-1810) is widely regarded as the most accomplished poet in the Urdu language. His massive output – six divans – was produced in Delhi and Lucknow during the high tide of Urdu literary culture. "Selected Ghazals and Other P...
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Remembrances Murty Classical Library of India 22
ISBN: HB: 9780674660298, Harvard University Press, January 2019
400 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
Mir Muhammad Taqi Mir (1723-1810) is the author of six collections of Urdu poetry and widely regarded as the finest ghazal poet in that language. However, he also wrote one volume of verse and three prose works in Persian, including "Zikr-e Mir", or...
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Treatise on Dharma Murty Classical Library of India 20
ISBN: HB: 9780674277069, Harvard University Press, December 2018
432 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"A Treatise on Dharma", written in the fourth or fifth century, is the finest example of the genre of dharmasastra – texts on religious, civil, and criminal law and the duties of rulers – that informed Indian life for a thousand years. It illuminates...
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History of Akbar, Volume 5 Murty Classical Library of India 19
ISBN: HB: 9780674983953, Harvard University Press, December 2018
784 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"Akbarnama", or "The History of Akbar", by Abu'l-Fazl (d. 1602), is one of the most important works of Indo-Persian history and a touchstone of prose artistry. Marking a high point in a long, rich tradition of Persian historical writing, it served as...
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Risalo Murty Classical Library of India 18
ISBN: HB: 9780674975040, Harvard University Press, February 2018
750 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
Shah Abdul Latif's "Risalo" is acknowledged across Pakistan and the wider diaspora as the greatest classic of Sindhi literature. In this collection of short Sufi verses, originally composed for musical performance, the poet creates a vast imaginative...
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Life of Padma, Volume 1 Murty Classical Library of India 17
ISBN: HB: 9780674660366, Harvard University Press, February 2018
850 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"The Life of Padma", or the Paumacariu, is a richly expressive Jain retelling in the Apabhramsha language of the famous Ramayana tale. The work was written by the poet and scholar Svayambhudeva, who lived in south India around the beginning of the te...
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Epic of Ram, Volume 3 Murty Classical Library of India 15
ISBN: HB: 9780674975019, Harvard University Press, February 2018
350 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"The Epic of Ram" presents a new translation of the "Ramcaritmanas of Tulsidas" (1543-1623). Written in Avadhi, a literary dialect of classical Hindi, the poem has become the most beloved retelling of the ancient Ramayana story across northern India....
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Epic of Ram, Volume 4 Murty Classical Library of India 16
ISBN: HB: 9780674975026, Harvard University Press, February 2018
350 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"The Epic of Ram" presents a new translation of the "Ramcaritmanas of Tulsidas" (1543-1623). Written in Avadhi, a literary dialect of classical Hindi, the poem has become the most beloved retelling of the ancient Ramayana story across northern India....
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History of Akbar, Volume 4 Murty Classical Library of India 14
ISBN: HB: 9780674975033, Harvard University Press, February 2018
800 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm, 4 line illus., 7 maps
"Akbarnama", or "The History of Akbar", by Abu'l-Fazl (d. 1602), is one of the most important works of Indo-Persian history and a touchstone of prose artistry. Marking a high point in a long, rich tradition of Persian historical writing, it served as...
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Life of Harishchandra Murty Classical Library of India 13
ISBN: HB: 9780674545663, Harvard University Press, January 2017
688 pp., 20.3x13.3 cm
"The Life of Harishchandra", Raghavanka's thirteenth-century masterpiece, is the first poetic rendering of one of ancient India's most enduring legends. When his commitment to truth is tested by a powerful sage, King Harishchandra suffers utter depri...
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