A special luxury edition of poems by Muhammad Iqbal: Donation to the library of the SAI
A special luxury edition of poems by Muhammad Iqbal (1877 - 1938) has been donated to the library of the South Asia Institute. The edition is illustrated by the famous calligrapher Abdur Rahman Chughtai and had belonged to Klaus Natorp, a journalist who wrote for the FAZ (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung) on South Asia. Natorp had received this rare edition personally from the former president of Pakistan Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq (1924 - 1988) and it includes a handwritten dedication by the president to the previous owner. For further information regarding the donation see also the press release by Heidelberg University.
Luxury edition of poems by Muhammad Iqbal (1877 bis 1938)