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One Thousand and One Nights - Complete Arabian Nights Collection

by Richard Burton Author · John Payne Author

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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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  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015

    Format

    • Kindle Book
    • OverDrive Read 17.7 MB
    • Adobe EPUB eBook 17.7 MB
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