Translator(s)/ Editors(s): K C Kanda
ISBN/UPC (if available): 9788120765788
The best of Mirza Ghalib, one of the greatest Urdu poets, is presented in this compendium. Each of the 104 ghazals, 7 miscellaneous nazms, and 68 selected letters are presented in the original Urdu text, with a parallel translation in simple, lucid English, and a transliteration in Roman script for readers who are not familiar with Urdu in Persian script.
A critical introduction to Ghalib's work, chronology of important events in his life, and bibliography are also provided.