The best novels of all times

in the Persian language

Selected by piero scaruffi
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  1. Mahmud Dowlatabadi (1940): "Kelidar" (1984) ++
  2. Reza Baraheni (1935): "Ruzegar-e Duzakhi-ye Aqa-ye Ayaz/ The Infernal Times of Aqa-ye Ayaz" (1972) +
  3. Sadeq Hedayat (1903): "Buf-e Kur/ The Blind Owl" (1937) +
  4. Ebrahim Golestan (1922): "Asrar-e Ganj-e Darra-ye Jenni/ The Secrets of the Treasure of the Haunted Valley" (1974) +
  5. Hormoz Shahdadi (): "Shab-e Howl/ The Night of Terror" (1978) +
  6. Shahrnoush Parsipur (1945): "Tuba wa Mana-ye Shab/ Tuba and the Meaning of the Night" (1988) +
  7. Bahram Sadeghi (1936): "Malakut/ Heavenly Kingdom" (1961) +
  8. Abbas Marufi (1957): "Samfoni-e Mordagan/ Symphony of the Dead" (1989) +
  9. Sadeq Chubak/ Choubak (1916): "Sang-i Sabur" (1966) +
  10. Simin Daneshvar (1921): "Suvashun/ The Mourners" (1969) +
  11. Ali-Mohammad Afghani (1925): "Showhar-e Ahu Kanom/ Ahu Khanum's Husband" (1961) +
  12. Taghi Modarresi (1932): "Yakolya va Tanha i-e U/ Yakolya and Her Loneliness" (1956) +
  13. Reza Ghasemi (1949): "Hamnavayi Shabaneye Orchestre Chubha/ Nocturnal Harmony of Wood Instructions" (1996) +
  14. Jamal Mirsadeghi (1933): "Baadha Khabar az Taghyir-e Fasl Midahand/ The Winds Announce a Change of Season" (1984) +
  15. Esmail Fasih (1935): "Zemestan-e Shast o Dow/ The Winter of '62" (1987) +
  16. Hushang Golshiri (1937): "Shazdeh Ehtejab" (1968) +
  17. Jawad Mojabi (1939): "Mumiaii/ Mummified" (1993) +
  18. Jafar Modarres Sadeqhi (1954): "Nakoja-abad/ Nowhere Land" (1990) +
  19. Bozorg Alavi (1904): "Cheshmhayash/ Her Eyes" (1952) +
  20. Mohammad Masud (1905): "Tafrihat-e shab/ Nocturnal Pleasures" (1933) +

Chronological

Chronology of Persian literature