Twilight in Delhi

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Source: E.J. Pratt Library

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Twilight in Delhi





This novel, Ali's first, is concerned with the shift from traditional Muslim aristocratic rule to British Colonialism. It follows  a high-class family in Delhi through social and political changes under colonial rule. The novel won international acclaim, was praised by E. M. Forster, and is now considered an anti-colonial classic.