I Return To Delhi As I Return To My Mistress Bhagmati When I Have Had My Fill Of Whoring In Foreign Lands&
Thus Begins Khushwant Singh S Vast, Erotic, Irrelevant Magnum Opus On The City Of Delhi. The Principal Narrator Of The Saga, Which Extends Over Six Hundred Years, Is A Bawdy, Ageing Reprobate Who Loves Delhi As Much As He Does The Hijda Whore Bhagmati-Half Man, Half Woman With Sexual Inventiveness And Energy Of Both The Sexes. Travelling Through Time, Space And History To Discover His Beloved City, The Narrator Meets A Myriad Of People-Poets And Princes, Saints And Sultans, Temptresses And Traitors, Emperors And Eunuchs-Who Have Shaped And Endowed Delhi With Its Very Special Mystique& And As We Accompany The Narrator On His Epic Journey We Find The City Of Emperors Transformed And Immortalized In Our Minds For Ever.
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Review: DelhiUser Review - Sudhir R - Goodreads
I think he is so very right when he writes 'History provided me a skeleton', 'I covered it with flesh and injected blood into it', in the 'Writers note'... I am bowled over by his lucid writing ... Read full review
Review: DelhiUser Review - Rohit Das - Goodreads
A historical fiction based on Delhi, Khushwant Singh's writing style and thought process deserves an applaud. Read full review
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