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The book of the thousand nights and a night : a plain and literal translation of The Arabian nights entertainments

Author: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Valenti Angelo; Emile Van Vliet; Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.),
Publisher: New York : Heritage Press, ©1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sheherezade, daughter of King Shahryar's advisor, tells her husband a different story every night to keep the king from killing her.
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Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folklore
Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Arabian nights.
Book of the thousand nights and a night.
New York : Heritage Press, ©1962
(OCoLC)586347199
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Francis Burton, Sir; Valenti Angelo; Emile Van Vliet; Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.),
OCLC Number: 324732
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Limited Editions Club, 1934.
Includes index.
"Complete Burton translation with the complete Burton notes, the terminal essay, and a complete index and 1001 decorations by Valenti Angelo"--Spine.
Ivory colored linen quarter cloth binding printed with black, gold patterned design on tangerine paper boards. Gilt stamped spine. In black slipcases.
Description: 6 volumes in 3 (xvi, 3975 pages) : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Arabian nights.
Arabian nights entertainments
Responsibility: made and annotated by Richard F. Burton ; decorated with illustrations by Valenti Angelo ; [Emile van Vliet, editor].

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Sheherezade, daughter of King Shahryar's advisor, tells her husband a different story every night to keep the king from killing her.

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