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The Arabian nights : tales from a Thousand and one nights

Author: Richard Francis Burton, Sir
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Modern Library pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Robert Louis Stevenson called it a "a book that captivates in childhood and delights in age."

Bennett Cerf selected the tales in this edition in 1932 for the Modern Library as the "most famous and representative" from the multivolume translation by Sir Richard Francis Burton.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Student Collection
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Francis Burton, Sir
ISBN: 0375756752 9780375756757
OCLC Number: 45015306
Description: xxxvi, 872 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Arabian nights.
Responsibility: translated, with a preface and notes by Richard Francis Burton ; introduction by A.S. Byatt.
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Robert Louis Stevenson called it a "a book that captivates in childhood and delights in age."

Bennett Cerf selected the tales in this edition in 1932 for the Modern Library as the "most famous and representative" from the multivolume translation by Sir Richard Francis Burton.

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