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The Arabian nights : their best-known tales

Author: Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin; Nora Archibald Smith; Maxfield Parrish
Publisher: New York : Scribner's, [1996?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ten stories from the Tales of a Thousand and One Nights, including the well-known ones of Aladdin and the lamp, Ali Baba and the forty thieves, and Sinbad the sailor.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arabian nights. English. Selections.
Arabian nights.
New York : Scribner's, [1996?]
(OCoLC)756468761
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin; Nora Archibald Smith; Maxfield Parrish
ISBN: 0684195895 9780684195896 0684195887 9780684195889
OCLC Number: 27034872
Description: xiv, 344 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Talking bird, singing tree, and the golden water --
Story of the fisherman and the genie --
History of the young king of the Black Isles --
Story of Gulnare of the sea --
Story of Aladdin; or the wonderful lamp --
Story of Prince Agib --
Story of the city of brass --
Story of Ali Baba and the forty thieves --
History of Codadad and his brothers; Story of Sinbad the voyager.
Other Titles: Arabian nights.
Responsibility: edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith ; illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.

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