Makers of modern Pakistani literature

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Published by Jamaliyat in Lahore, Pakistan .

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  • Poets, Urdu -- Pakistan -- Biography,
  • Authors, Urdu -- Pakistan -- Biography,
  • Urdu poetry -- Translations into English

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StatementAnis Nagi.
LC ClassificationsPK2163 .A54 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p. :
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL955035M
LC Control Number95930265

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