Twilight in Dehli

Author

Ahmed Ali

Description

The first novel by an Pakistani writer and activist who was also featured in New Writing by the Press, and whose work was praised by E. M. Forster. Concerned with the shift from traditional Muslim aristocratic rule to British Colonialism, the novel follows a high-class family in Delhi through social and political changes under colonial rule. The novel won international acclaim and is now considered an anti-colonial classic.

Genre

Novel

Original Language

English

Publication Date

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John Lehmann Ahmed Ali 12/10/1940
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Ahmed Ali John Lehmann The Hogarth Press 02/23/1941
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Ahmed Ali John Lehmann The Hogarth Press 02/23/1941
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