Skip to main content alibris logo
The Dog of Tithwal: Stories - Manto, Saadat Hasan, and Hasan, Khalid (Translated by), and Taseer, Aatish (Translated by)
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

"Widely considered a reigning master of the modern short story, Manto vividly conjures life on the streets of Bombay - its prostitutes, pimps, gangsters, artists, writers, and those caught in the fore of the India-Pakistan partition. Deeply opposed to partition, Manto is best known for his portrayals of its violence and absurdities. From an ownerless dog caught in the firing squad at the border of the two countries, to neighbors turned enemy soldiers pausing for tea together in a short cease fire - Manto challenges the ...

The Dog of Tithwal: Stories 2021, Archipelago Books

ISBN-13: 9781953861009

Trade paperback