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Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar 1927-2007

Overview
Works: 175 works in 426 publications in 7 languages and 2,678 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PK2200.Q89, 891.43937
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar
Publications by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar
Publications by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar
 
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Most widely held works by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar
River of fire = Aag kar darya by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
48 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
A novel of India through the eyes of four protagonists, reincarnated several times over 2,000 years. They retain the same names and are always involved with each other. A tale of love, war, possession and dispossession. By an Indian woman writing in Urdu
Fireflies in the mist by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Fireflies in the Mist is Hyder's capstoneto her astonishing River of Fire, which was hailed by The New York Review ofBooks as "magisterial with a technical resourcefulness rarely seen before inUrdu fiction." Fireflies follows the creation of modern day Bangladesh -- from Indian province, to Partition, to the emergence of statehood -- as told through theimpassioned voice of Deepali Sarkar and others around her who live throughthe turbulence. Hyder perceptively and majestically follows the trajectory ofSarkar's life -- from her secluded upbringing in Dhaka to becoming a socialistrebel and to her ultimate transformation as a diasporic Bengali cosmopolitan --in the way that many of yesterday's revolutionaries are slowly but surely ensnared within a net of class and luxury dangled in front of them
My temples, too : a novel by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in Urdu and English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Ghalib and his poetry by ʻAlī Sardār Jaʻfrī( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Shīshe ke ghar by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
8 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in Urdu and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Stories, based on social themes
The sound of falling leaves : award-winning Urdu short stories by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Stories on various themes
Āk̲h̲ir-i shab ke hamsafar by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Classic story of the relationship between five families of varying religious and ethnic background in India during the years 1939-1972: two Hindu, one Muslim, one Indian Christian, and one British
Stories from India ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Gardish-i rang-i caman by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Hindi translation of the Urdu novel "Gardish-i rang-i caman". Depicting the plight of the people who lost everything at the time of India's partition
The street singers of Lucknow and other stories by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Safīnah-i g̲h̲am-i dil by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Urdu and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Novel on social theme
Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali Khan "Sabrang" : his life and music by Malti Gilani( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, 1902-1968, Hindustani vocal musician
Sītā haran by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Urdu and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Novel based on the lives of young educated and professional boys and girls in 1950's and based on the life of Sita, a fictional woman character
Ghalib, his life and poetry by Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Selected correspondence and poems of Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib, 1797-1869, translated from Urdu and Persian by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar and a fragment of biography by Ali Sardar Jafri
Sitāron̲ se āge by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in Urdu and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Historiske noveller
Cān̲dnī Begam by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in Urdu and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Kalejdoskopisk roman om forholdet mellem forskellige mennesker
Pat jhaṛ kī āvāz by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in Urdu and Undetermined and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Short stories
A woman's life : a novel by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Āʼīnah-yi jahān̲ : kullīyāt-i Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in Urdu and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Complete works of an Urdu author; critically edited
Sitambar kā cān̲d : ripotazh by Qurratulʻain Ḥaidar( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in Urdu and Hindi and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Four travel essays
 
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Alternative Names
Haidar, Kur'atula'ain 1927-2007
Ḥaidar, Quratulʿain 1927-2007
Ḥaidar, Qurrat-al-ʿAin 1927-2007
Haidar, Qurrat-ul-Ain 1927-2007
Ḥaidar, Qurratul ʿAin 1927-2007
Haidar, Qurratula-Ain 1927-2007
Ḥaidar, Qurratulʻain 1927-
Ḥaidar, Qurratulʿain 1927-2007
Haidara, Qurratula Aina 1927-
Haidara Qurratula Aina 1927-2007
Haider, Quratul Ain 1927-2007
Haider, Qurratul Ain 1927-
Haider Qurratul Ain 1927-2007
Haider, Qurratulain 1927-2007
Haitar, Kur Atulain̲ 1927-
Haitar, Kur Atulain̲ 1927-2007
Haitar, Kuratul Ain 1927-
Haitar, Kuratul Ain̲ 1927-2007
Ḥaydar, Qurrat al-ʿAyn 1927-2007
Hyder, Q.
Hyder, Quratulain 1927-
Hyder, Quratulain 1927-2007
Hyder, Qurratul Ain 1927-2007
Hyder, Qurratulain 1927-
Hyder Qurratulain 1927-2007
Hyder, Qurut-ul-Ain 1927-2007
Kur Atulain̲ Haitar 1927-
Kur Atulain̲ Haitar 1927-2007
Kuratul Ain̲ Haitar 1927-
Kuratul Ain̲ Haitar 1927-2007
Kur'atula'ain Haidar 1927-2007
Qurattul Ain Hyder 1927-2007
Quratul Ain Haider 1927-2007
Quratulain Haidar 1927-2007
Quratulain Hyder 1927-
Quratulain Hyder 1927-2007
Qurrad-al-ʿAin, Ḥaidar 1927-2007
Qurrat-ul-Ain Haidar 1927-2007
Qurrat-ul-ain Haider 1927-2007
Qurrat-ul-Ain Hyder 1927-2007
Qurratul ʿAin Ḥaidar 1927-2007
Qurratul Ain Haider 1927-
Qurratul Ain Haider 1927-2007
Qurratul-Ain-Hyder 1927-2007
Qurratula Aina Haidara 1927-
Qurratula Aina Haidara 1927-2007
Qurratulʿain Ḥaidar 1927-2007
Qurratulain Haider 1927-2007
Qurratulain Hyder 1927-
Qurratulain Hyder 1927-2007
حيدر، قرةالعين 1927-2007
‏قرة العين حيدر،‏ ‏1927-2007.
قرةالعين حيدر، 1927-2007
Languages
Urdu (135)
English (60)
Hindi (10)
Tamil (4)
Bengali (3)
Marathi (1)
Oriya (1)
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