Poems from Iqbal: Renderings in English Verse with Comparative Urdu Text by V.G. KiernanPoems from Iqbal: Renderings in English Verse with Comparative Urdu Text by V.G. Kiernan

Poems from Iqbal: Renderings in English Verse with Comparative Urdu Text

byV.G. Kiernan

Paperback | March 7, 2012

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Allama Muhammad Iqbal was acknowledged during his lifetime as the most important poet of Muslim India in the twentieth century, both for the quality of his verse and for the influence exercised by his ideas. This volume contains a rendering in English of over a hundred poems chosen from thefour collections of Iqbal's poetry written in Urdu, which include religious, lyrical, satirical and other themes. The English versions are accompanied by the original text.
V. G. Kiernan was born in 1913, near Manchester, studied classical languages and History at the Manchester Grammar School. In 1913 entered the department of History at Cambridge. Passed both parts of the Tripos exam with first class and distinction, and was awarded a three year research grant. Wrote a thesis on British relations with C...
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Title:Poems from Iqbal: Renderings in English Verse with Comparative Urdu TextFormat:PaperbackDimensions:322 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0 inPublished:March 7, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199066167

ISBN - 13:9780199066162

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