By Ismat Chugtai,Tahira Naqvi
Chughtai’s attribute mastery of shape and strategy, her shiny imagery and richness of language make for marvellous story-telling, and create essentially the most memorable woman protagonists in Indian literature.
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A Chughtai Quartet: Obsession, The Wild One, Wild Pigeons, The Heart Breaks Free by Ismat Chugtai,Tahira Naqvi