Gopi Chand Narang

BOOKS by GOPI CHAND NARANG

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1957. Bandah Navaaz Gesuudaraaz, 1321–1422. Mi’raajul’aashiqiin az Bandah Navaaz Gesuudaraaz. Delhi : Azad Kitab Ghar.

Narang, Gopi Chand.1961. Karkhandaari Dialect of Delhi Urdu. Delhi: Munshi Ram Manohar Lal.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1962 Hindustaani Qisson se Maakhuuz Urdu masnaviyaan. New Delhi: Maktaba Jamia.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1964. Urdμ ki Taa’liim ke Lisaaniyaati Pahlu. Delhi: Azad Kitab Ghar.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1967. Readings in Literary Urdu Prose. Madison, Wisconsin: Dept. of Indian Studies, University of Wisconsin.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1968. Kaifi, Brij Mohan Dattaatriyah, Manshuuraat. Delhi: Anjuman Taraqqi-e Urdu, Hind.

Narang Gopi Chand, ed. 1969. Mahruum: Pagdandi Amritsar ka Mahruum Number. New Delhi: Maktaba Jamia. [About Talok Chand Mahruum, Urdu poet.]

Narang, Gopi Chand and Khaliiq Anjum. 1970. Karbal Katha ka Lisaani Mutaale’a. Delhi: Maktaba Shahrah.

Narang Gopi Chand, ed. 1971. Armughaan-e Maalik. Delhi: Jamal Press.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1974. Imlaa Naama. New Delhi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1974. Indian Poetry Today. New Delhi: Indian Council for Cultural Relations, 1974–1981.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1976. Puraanon ki Kahaaniyaan. New Delhi : National Book Trust, India.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1979. Iqbal Jaamia ke Musannifiin ki Nazar mein. New Delhi: Maktaba Jamia.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1980. Urdu Foreword in Becker, Donald A. A Reverse Dictionary of Urdu New Delhi: Manohar.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1981. Anis Shanaasi. Delhi: Educational Publishing House.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1981. Urdu Afsaana: Rivaayat aur Masaail. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [Papers presented at Indo-Pak Urdu Short Story Seminar, organized at Jamia Millia Islamia in 1980.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1982. Safar Aashna. Delhi : Educational Publishing House.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1983. Iqbal ka Fann. Delhi: Educational Publishing House.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1983. Vazaahati Kitaabiyaat. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [Annual bibliography of Urdu books.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1985. Contribution of Writers to Indian Freedom Movement. Palai (Kerala), Indian Writers Union.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1985. Lughat Naviisi ke Masaa’il. New Delhi: Mahnaama Kitab Numa. [On the problems of Urdu lexicography; contributed articles.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1985. Usluubiyaat-e Miir. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [On the poetical style of Mir Taqi Mir, Urdu poet. Also Usluubiyaat-e Miir. 1985.Karachi: Anjuman Tarraqi-e Urdu Pakistan.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1986. Intizar Husain aur Unke Afsaane. Aligarh: Educational Book House. [Articles on the art of short story writing by Intizar Husain.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1986. Saaniha-e Karbala bataur She’ri Isti’yaara: Urdu shaa’yiri ka ek takhliiqi rujhaan. Delhi: Educational Publishing House.[A study of the Karbala tragedy as  a metaphor in Urdu poetry.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1987. Amir Khusrau ka Hindavi kalaam: ma’e nuskha-e Barlin, Zakhiira-e Sprenger. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [On the Hindustani poetry of Amir Khusrau Dehlavi, ca. 1253-1325; includes the text, with extensive scholar introduction of his poetic riddles in an 18 th century manuscript preserved in Aloys Sprenger Collection in Berlin.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. Urdu Section. 1987-1994. Encyclopaedia of Indian literature. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1988. Naya Urdu Afsaana: Intikhaab, Tajziye, aur Mubaahis, New Delhi : Urdu Akademi, Delhi. [Proceedings of a seminar-cum workshop organized by the Urdu Akademi, Delhi on March 17-21, 1985 on modern Urdu short fiction.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. trans. by Jai Ratan. 1989. Selected Short Stories: Rajinder Singh Bedi. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, Adabi Tanqiid aur Usluubiyaat (Delhi: Educational Publishing House, 1989.) [Literary criticism and stylistics, with reference to Urdu literature.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. trans. by Jai Ratan. 1990. Krishan Chander: Selected Short Stories. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1990. Imla Nama, 2nd rev. enlarged ed. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1991. Urdu Language and Literature: Critical Perspectives. New Delhi: Sterling Publishers. [Critical essays on Urdu language, literature and philology.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1992. Qaari Asaas Tanqiid: Mazhariyat aur Qaari ki Vaapsi. Aligarh: Educational Book House. [On reader response criticism with reference to Urdu literature.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1993. Saakhtiyaat, Pas- Saakhtiyaat, aur Mashriqi She’riyaat. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [On structuralism (literary theory and poetics) with specialreference to Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian and Urdu poetics. Includes quotes in English. This book has been widely translated into Indian languages such as Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, etc. Thirteen books have been published and the fourteenth is in process.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1995. Balwant Singh ke Behtariin Afsaane (New Delhi : Sahitya Akademi. [Short stories and editorial introduction.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. trans. by Jai Ratan. 1996. Selected Short Stories: Balwant Singh. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [Anthology, translated from Urdu with an introduction: The art of Balwant Singh.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1996. Hindustaan ke Urdu Musannifiin aur Shu’ara. New Delhi: Urdu Academy, Delhi. [Who’s who of Indian Urdu Writers.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1996. Vazaahati Kitaabiyaat. New Delhi : National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language [Annual bibliography of Urdu books.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. Urdu Section. 1997. Masterpieces of Indian Literature, Chief Editor K. M. George. New Delhi: National Book Trust.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1998. Adab ka Badalta Manzarnaamah. New Delhi: Urdu Academy, Delhi. [On modern trends of literary criticism with reference to Urdu; seminar papers.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 1998. Dr. Zaakir Husain, Shakhsiyat aur Kaarnaame. New Delhi: Urdu Academy. [Life and Services of Zakir Husain, 1897-1969, Former President of India. The book contains contributed articles.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, contributor. 1999. Schmidt, Ruth Laila. Urdu, an Essential Grammar. London: Routledge.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 1999. Pathakvadi Alochana. New Delhi: Saransh Prakashan. (An essay on Reader Response Criticism: Hindi)

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2000. Let’s Learn Urdu: Beginner’s Manual for Urdu Script. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [In English and Urdu.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2000. Workbook : Let’s Learn Urdu: Beginner’s manual for Urdu script. New Delhi : National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2001. Hindustaani Qisson se Maakhuuz Urdu Masnaviyaan. 2nd rev and enlarged edition. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [On Urdu narrative poems based on Indian folk tales.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2001. Urdμ Kaise Likhen: Urdu sikhaane ki bunyaadi kitab. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2002. Biiswiin Sadi mein Urdu Adab. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [On 20th century Urdu literature; contributed articles.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2002. Urdu Ghazal aur Hindustani Zehn o Tahziib. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [On Urdu ghazal and Indian mind and culture; a critical study.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2002. Amir Khusrau ka Hindvi Kavya. New Delhi: Vani Prakashan. 

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2003. Azaadi ke Baa’d Urdu Afsaana. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [Selection of short stories written after 1947 in India.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2003. Hindustaan ki Tahriike Aazadi aur Urdu Shaa’yiri. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [On Urdu poetry and its contribution to Indian freedom movement.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2003. Itlaaqi Tanqiid: Na’e Tanaazur. New Delhi : Sahitya Akademi. [On applied criticism with reference to Urdu in new perspectives; papers presented at a seminar organized by the Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2004 Saakhtiyaat, Pas-Saakhtiyaat, aur Mashriqi Sheri’yaat. rev. and enl. New Delhi : National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. [On structuralism (literary theory and poetics) with special reference to Sanskrit, Arabic, Persian and Urdu poetry. Includes quotes in English.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. Taraqqi pasandi, jadiidiyat, maaba’d-e jadiidiyat, (Mumbai: Aidshot Publications, 2004.) [Selected essays on 20th century Urdu literature.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2005. Aniis aur Dabiir: do sau saala seminar. New Delhi : Sahitya Akademi. [On the life and works of Mir Babbar Ali Anis, 1802-1879 and Mirza Salamat Ali Dabir, 1803-1875, Urdu poets; papers presented at bi-centenary seminar organized by the Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi in 2005.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2005. Jadidiyat ke Baa’d. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [On Urdu literature after modernism.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2005. Urdu Par Khulta Dariicha. New Delhi: Vani Prakashan. [Urdu poetry and literature. In Hindi.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi: Janki Prashad Sharma & Khurshiid Alam. 2005. Sahityik Urdu Gadya Sanchayan. New Delhi: National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language. 

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi: Dr. Mohd. Yaqub Amir. 2005. Biswin Shatabdi mein Urdu Sahitya. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. 

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2005. Vali Dakni: Tasavuff, Insaaniyat aur Mohabbat ka Shaa’yir. Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [On the life and services of Wali, 17-18th century Urdu poet; contributed articles presented at a seminar.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2006. Urdμ ki Nayii Bastiyaan. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [Contributed articles on the 20 th century Urdu literature in foreign countries; papers presented at the seminar. Includes passages in English.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2006. Urdu Zabaan aur Lisaaniyaat. Rampur: Rampur Raza Library. [On Urdu language history, linguistics and rhetoric. Includes articles in English.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2007. Sajjad Zahiir: Adabi Khidmaat aur Taraqqi Pasand Tahriik. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [On the life and services of Sajjad Zahir, Urdu author; papers presented at a seminar organized by the Sahitya Akademi.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2008. Firaaq Gorakhpuri: Shaa’yir, Naqqaad, Daanishvar. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [On the works of Firaq Gorakhpuri, 1896-1982, contributed articles presented at a seminar organized by the Sahitya Akademi.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2009. Fiction She’riyaat: Tashkiil o Tanqiid. Delhi: Educational Publishing House. [A study on the works of selected 20 th century Urdu fiction writers. Includes one article in English.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2010. Khwaja Ahmad Faaruqi ke Khutuut Gopi Chand Narang ke Naam. Patna: Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library. [Personal letters of an Urdu scholar to his disciple.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2011. Kaaghaz-e Aatish Zada: Pichhle pachaas barson ke tanqiidi va tahqiiqi mazamiin jo kisi majmu’e mein shaamil nahien. Delhi : Educational Publishing House.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2012. Tapish Namah-e Tamanna. Delhi: Educational Publishing House.

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2013. Ghaalib: Maa’ni Aafriini, Jadalyaati Vaza’ Shuunita aur She’riyaat. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [A study of Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib, 1797-1869, Urdu and Persian poet.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi: Amber Behraichi. 2016. Urdu Ghazal evam Bharatiya Manas V Sanskriti. New Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi: Khursheed Alam. 2016. Bharatiya Lok Kathaon par Aadharit Urdu Masnaviyan. New Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. Surinder Deol. 2017. Ghalib: Innovative Meaning and the Ingenious Mind. New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. Surinder Deol. 2019. Faiz Ahmed Faiz: Thought Structure, Evolutionary Love and Aesthetic Sensibility. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi. [Sahitya Akademi

Samvatsar Lecture: Thirty Three delivered by Professor Gopi Chand Narang during Akademi’s Festival of Letters in 2019.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, contributor. Surinder Deol. 2017. SAHIR: A Literary Portrait. New Delhi: Oxford University Press. [Foreword by Gopi Chand Narang.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. Surinder Deol. 2020. The Urdu Ghazal: A Gift of India’s Composite Culture. New Delhi: Oxford University Press. [About the origin and evolution of the Urdu ghazal over the past 300 years and the cultural influences that shaped it.]

Narang, Gopi Chand, contributor. Surinder Deol. Forthcoming. Faiz: From Passionate Love to a Cosmic Vision. [Foreword by Gopi Chand Narang.]

Narang, Gopi Chand. 2017. Kulliyaat-e Hindavi Amir Khusrau: Ma’e Tashriih o Tajziya Nuskha-e Berlin. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, ed. 2017. Mashaher ke Khutoot Gopi Chand Narang Ke Naam. Vol I and Vol II. 2019. Vol III and IV. 2020. Delhi: ArshiyaPublications.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi Nusrat Zaheer. 2020. Ghalib: Arthvatta, Rachnatamakta evam Shunyata. New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in English Surinder Deol. 2021. The Hidden Garden: Mir Taqi Mir. New Delhi: Penguin Random House. 2021.

Narang, Gopi Chand, trans. in Hindi Mohd. Musa Raza. 2021. Amir Khusrau: Hindvi Lok Kavya Sankalan. New Delhi: Vana Prakashan.

Narang, Gopi Chand, selected and translated Surinder Deol. 2021. Twilight Colours: Selected Writings of Prof. Gopi Chand Narang (Narang Reader). New Delhi: Sahitya Akademi.

(This is a partial list. It does not include textbooks for school education and books translated into other Indian languages.)

(Edited: Surinder Deol)