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The Famous Ghalib Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib

The Famous Ghalib

Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib

Published 2000
ISBN : 9788174361196
Hardcover
192 pages
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The Famous Ghalib is a brief selection from the Urdu verses of Ghalib. The title is taken from a verse of his in which he boasts I am the famous Ghalib- you need ask no more. It is intended as an easy introduction to his poetry, giving only thoseMoreThe Famous Ghalib is a brief selection from the Urdu verses of Ghalib. The title is taken from a verse of his in which he boasts I am the famous Ghalib- you need ask no more. It is intended as an easy introduction to his poetry, giving only those verses which require no explanation. The verses are given in Urdu, Hindi and Roman script, along with the English translation. There is an essay on Getting to Know Ghalib and another on the problems of translating his verse into English.