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Author Pritchett, Frances W., 1947-

Title Nets of awareness : Urdu poetry and its critics / Frances W. Pritchett
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 1994
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 234 pages)
Contents A garden now destroyed -- The lost world -- Beyond a sea of blood -- Reconstruction -- The water of life -- Flowers on the branch of invention -- Tazkirahs -- Poems two lines long -- The art and craft of poetry -- The mind and heart in poetry -- Light from English lanterns -- The cycles of time -- From Persian to English -- "Natural poetry" -- Poetry and morality -- Epilogue
Analysis Urdu poetry
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-230) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Āzād, Muḥammad Ḥusain, approximately 1834-1910 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Ḥālī, Ḵẖvājah Alt̤āf Ḥusain, 1837-1914 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Urdu literature -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0520081943 (alk. paper)
0520083865 (paperback; alk. paper)
0520914279 (electronic bk.)
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