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Night of the golden butterfly, Tariq Ali

Label
Night of the golden butterfly
Title
Night of the golden butterfly
Statement of responsibility
Tariq Ali
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mohammed Aflatun - known as Plato - is an enigmatic, irascible Pakistani painter. Plato, who once specialized in stepping back into the limelight, now wants his life story written by his old friend Dara. In his quest, Dara travels from Lahore to London, from Paris to Beijing and meet Plato's friends: Alice Stepford, a leading music critic; Mrs. Naughty Latif, the Islamabad housewife who decides to flee to the salons of Paris. And Jindie, the Golden Butterfly of the title, the narrator's first love. With her turbulent yet forgotten family history. Completing the Islam's Quintet epic panorama, Night of the Golden Butterfly reveals Ali in full flight, at once imaginative and intelligent, satirical and stimulating
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1943-
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Ali, Tariq
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Islam quintet
Series volume
5
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  • Islamic civilization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Painters
  • Pakistan
Label
Night of the golden butterfly, Tariq Ali
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Publication
Copyright
Note
First published by Verso, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
41656040
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781781680063
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41656040
  • (Sirsi) 41656040
Label
Night of the golden butterfly, Tariq Ali
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published by Verso, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
41656040
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781781680063
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41656040
  • (Sirsi) 41656040

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