Mirza Farhatullah Baig's essays are an important part of Urdu humorous prose. He wrote on a wide range of subjects. Some of Farhatullah Baig's essays have been published many times and have also been included in textbooks and anthologies. The volumes in this series would be the first modern editions of his works. In addition to enlightening the common readers about their cultural heritage in a presentation laced with humor and wit, the essays offer many avenues of cultural research for scholars as well.