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Publisher Description

The exotic tales of the Arabian Nights have charmed and delighted readers across the world for almost a millennia. The collection features hundreds of magical Middle Eastern and Indian stories, including the famous first appearances of Aladdin, Ali Baba and Sindbad the Sailor.  This eBook presents a comprehensive collection of translations of ‘One Thousand and One Nights’, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to ‘One Thousand and One Nights’

* Concise introductions to the translations

* 5 different translations, with individual contents tables

* Features Burton’s seminal 16 volume translation

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Some tales are illustrated with their original artwork

* Features Edward William Lane’s guide to ARABIAN SOCIETY IN THE MIDDLE AGES – the perfect accompaniment to reading ‘One Thousand and One Nights’


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CONTENTS:


The Translations

ONE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS

JONATHAN SCOTT 1811 TRANSLATION

JOHN PAYNE 1884 TRANSLATION

RICHARD FRANCIS BURTON 1885 TRANSLATION

ANDREW LANG 1885 TRANSLATION

JULIA PARDOE 1857 ADAPTATION


The Guide

ARABIAN SOCIETY IN THE MIDDLE AGES by Edward William Lane


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GENRE
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
RELEASED
2015
December 14
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
8,954
Pages
PUBLISHER
Delphi Classics
SELLER
DELPHI CLASSICS
SIZE
18.8
MB

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