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The laughing corpse = Lāsh kā qahqahah / by Ibne Safi ; translated from the Urdu by Shamshur Rahman Faruqi.

By: Ibne Ṣafī, 1928-1980.
Contributor(s): Fārūqī, Shamsurraḥmān, 1935-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Jasusi dunya ; no. 62.Publisher: Chennai : Blaft Publications in association with Tanquebar Press, 2011Description: ix, 114 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9789380658391 (pbk.); 9789380658896.Other title: Lāsh kā qahqahah.Uniform titles: Lāsh kā qahqahah. Urdu Subject(s): Suspense fiction | Urdu fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into EnglishGenre/Form: Translations.DDC classification: 891.439371 SAF Summary: Fiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. Translated from the Urdu by Shamsur Rahman Faruqi. The beautiful Saeeda Rahman, a typist at the firm of James & Bartley, learns that her long-lost uncle has died in Jamaica and named her as the sole inheritor of his huge estate. Suddenly all the city's richest young men are competing for her attention. But when she's kidnapped during a scuffle at a popular restaurant, it's up to Colonel Faridi and Captain Hameed to find out who's responsible...
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Novel.

"First published in 1957 ... as Laash ka Qehqahaa"--T.p. verso.

Fiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. Translated from the Urdu by Shamsur Rahman Faruqi. The beautiful Saeeda Rahman, a typist at the firm of James & Bartley, learns that her long-lost uncle has died in Jamaica and named her as the sole inheritor of his huge estate. Suddenly all the city's richest young men are competing for her attention. But when she's kidnapped during a scuffle at a popular restaurant, it's up to Colonel Faridi and Captain Hameed to find out who's responsible...

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