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Night & other stories

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Published by Sangam Books in Madras .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNight and other stories.
StatementAbdullah Hussein ; translated from the Urdu by Muhammad Umar Memon.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 171 p. ;
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19297799M
ISBN 100861314735

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