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Title:
A chronicle of the peacocks : stories of partition, exile and lost memories
Author:
Intiz̤ār Ḥusain, 1925-2016.
Uniform Title:
Short stories. Selections. English
Physical Description:
xviii, 257 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
An unwritten epic -- Complete knowledge -- The city of sorrows -- A letter from India -- Tortoise -- The boat -- The one-eyed Dajjal -- The story of the Parrot and the Mynah -- Leaves -- Platform -- Barium carbonate -- Hisaar -- The staircase -- The jungle of the gonds -- A chronicle of the peacocks -- Partition, exile and memories of a lost home : an interview with Intizar Husain by Alok Bhalla -- Glossary
ISBN:
9780195660340
Format :
Book