Wit and humour in colonial North India

Hasan, Mushirul

₹ 795.00

A thought provoking book, it presents a selection of Wilayat Ali Bambooque's writings, and Archibald Constable's commentary on some of the illustrations that appeared in the Avadh Punch, a weekly from Lucknow (1877-1936). This weekly was the first to publish cartoons in India and it provided a platform to greatest comic writers in Urdu literature.

ISBN 13: 9788189738181

ISBN 10: 8189738186

Year: 2007

Language: ENGLISH

Pages etc.: 188p., several ill., gloss., ind., 31x21cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): History

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