The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR012162834
Language Notes: Text: English
Title: Ghalib, interpretations: Translation of ...
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Sadequain (illustrator). This is a fine, as new, hardcover copy in a fine, as new, DJ, black spine. Love Sonnets of Ghalib is the first English language book in the 200-year history of Ghalib ?s poetry that comprises a complete work wherein all of Ghalib ?s 235 Urdu Ghazals have been translated, transliterated, explicated and their study supported by an extensive lexicon and glossary of terms. The introduction to the book is written by Dr. Farman Fatehpuri, one the best known and acknowledged authors of the Urdu language and a critic of Ghalib ?s work in the world.Love Sonnets of Ghalib also includes comprehensive chapters on the history of Urdu language, the Urdu p?oetry, and the Urdu Ghazal. A primer to Ghalib ?s poetry includes an introduction to his life and works particular to his unique style of writing, higl).lighting the difficulties in Love Sonnets of Ghalib .Thirteen of the classical art works of Sadequain, perhaps the most popular artist of the last century in Pakistan, have been used to illustrate Ghalib ?s poetry. Seller Inventory # 095959