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Burton, Richard Francis Sir 1821-1890

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Works: 1,580 works in 4,807 publications in 18 languages and 77,681 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Folklore  Fairy tales  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Illustrated works 
Subject Headings: Scholars 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Speaker, Composer, Creator, Illustrator, Other, Printer, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Annotator, Adapter, Owner, Recipient, Commentator, Publisher, Dedicatee, Photographer, edc, Performer
Classifications: G246.B8, 910.92
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The Arabian nights' entertainments : or, The book of a thousand nights and a night by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
162 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,970 libraries worldwide
A selection of the most famous and representative of these tales from the plain and literal translations by Richard F. Burton; the stories have been chosen and arranged by Bennett A. Cerf and are printed complete and unabridged with many of Burton's notes; introductory essay by Ben Ray Redman
Kamasutra by Vātsyāyana( Book )
160 editions published between 1883 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,712 libraries worldwide
This famous classical Hindu manuel of physical love is one of the high points in all erotic literature. It is frank and explicit in its descriptions, and is beautifully peotic in its manner of expression. For long a forbidden work, it is undoubtedly a classic of world literature
The Kasîdah of Hâjî Abdû el-Yezdî by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
122 editions published between 1880 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
The City of the Saints, and across the Rocky Mountains to California by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
85 editions published between 1861 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,529 libraries worldwide
The author went overland to California in 1860, stopping en route in Salt Lake City
First footsteps in East Africa by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
86 editions published between 1856 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
One of the great adventure classics. Victorian scholar-adventurer's firsthand epic account of daring 1854 expedition to forbidden East African capital city. A treasury of detailed information on Muslim beliefs, manners and morals; plus pleasures and perils of the desert. A wealth of geographic, ethnographic and linguistic data
The Nile basin by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
42 editions published between 1864 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 901 libraries worldwide
Tales from the Arabian nights : selected from the book of the thousand nights and a night by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
33 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Over 50 tales from the Arabian nights, including "Sinbad the seaman," "Ali Baba and the forty thieves," and "Aladdin, or the wonderful lamp."
Personal narrative of a pilgrimage to al-Madinah & Meccah by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
108 editions published between 1855 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Volume 1 of classic work. Posing as a wandering dervish, Burton gained admittance to the holy Kaabah and to the tomb of the prophet at Medina and participated in all the rituals of the Hadj (pilgrimage). A treasury of material on Arab life, beliefs, manners and morals, and much more
The perfumed garden of the Shaykh Nefzawi by ʻUmar ibn Muḥammad Nafzāwī( Book )
74 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
Arabisk seksualhåndbog skrevet i første halvdel af 1500-tallet, der beskriver (al) viden om det erotiske liv
The book of the sword by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
36 editions published between 1883 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
This book traces the origin of the sword from prehistory to its full growth during the early Roman Empire. The author discusses the earliest weapons of stone, bone, horn and wood as well as variations. The swords covered include the sabre, broadsword, cutlass, scimitar, foil, and rapier as well as a host of other arms, including dirks, daggers, throwing knives, flails, and more. The text is enhanced by nearly 300 line drawings
Giambattista Basile's The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones by Giambattista Basile( Book )
22 editions published between 1927 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
A rollicking, bawdy collection of 50 fairy tales told by 10 storytellers over five days follows the compilation efforts of 17th-century Italian poet Giambattista Basile and traces the experiences of a cursed princess who would win back her betrothed
Selections from the Arabian nights by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
31 editions published between 1900 and 2001 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
A selection of the tales told by Shahrazad in an attempt to save her life include "The Story of the Merchant and the Jinnee," and "The Story of Es-Sindibbad of the Sea."
Sindh and the races that inhabit the Valley of the Indus by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
37 editions published between 1851 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Cultural history of Sindh, Pakistan
A mission to Gelele, King of Dahome by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
19 editions published between 1864 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Zanzibar; city, island, and coast by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
35 editions published between 1872 and 2011 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
The lake regions of Central Africa : a picture of exploration by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
78 editions published between 1860 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 461 libraries worldwide
The multi-talented English explorer Sir Richard Burton describes his three-year voyage throughout Central Africa from 1856 to 1859. In an attempt to interest both the scholar and the common reader, Burton mingles accounts of his own adventures with more scientific observations. Burton's fascinating chronicle contains detailed geographic and socio-cultural information, as well as commentary which is often offensive but always interesting to scholars of colonial Africa. Lake Regions of Central Africa is considered a prime example of an explorer's journal
Goa, and the blue mountains, or, Six months of sick leave by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
24 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 libraries worldwide
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Vikram and the vampire : classic Hindu tales of adventure, magic, and romance by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
14 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
You may think that the vampire story is a genre that has its roots in nineteenth-century Europe, but in truth, virtually every culture has its own version of undead creatures who feed upon the living. This fascinating collection presents several vampire stories from the South Asian subcontinent that blend supernatural elements with Hindu mysticism and mythology
Sir Richard Burton : a biography by Michael Hastings( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Biografie van de avonturier en ontdekkingsreiziger Sir Richard Burton (1821-1890)
Burton; a biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton by Byron Farwell( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
Biography of English adventurer Sir Richard Burton, who was a linguist, scholar, Orientalist, collector of erotica, secret agent, and explorer of the Nile
 
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Alternative Names
A. F. R. G. S. 1821-1890
Abdû el-Yezdî 1821-1890
Abdû el-Yezdî, Hâjî 1821-1890
al-Yazdi, Haji Abdu
B. F
B., F. 1821-1890
B., F. (Burton, Francis), 1821-1890
Baker, Frank
Baker, Frank 1821-1890
Beoteon, Licheodeu F. 1821-1890
Burṭan, Ār. EF. 1821-1890
Burtn, R. F.
Burton, R. F.
Burton R. F. 1821-1890
Burton, R. F. 1821-1890 Sir
Burton, R. F. (Richard F.), 1821-1890
Burton, R. F. (Richard F.), Sir, 1821-1890
Burton , Richard
Burton Richard 1821-1890
Burton, Richard 1821-1890 Sir
Burton , Richard F.
Burton, Richard F. 1821-1890
Burton, Richard F. 1821-1890 Sir
Burton, Richard F. (Richard Francis), 1821-1890
Burton, Richard F. (Richard Francis), Sir, 1821-1890
Burton, Richard F. Sir
Burton, Richard Francis
Burton, Richard Francis 1821-1890
Burton, Richard Francis 1821-1890 Sir
Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890
Burton, Richard Sir
Burton, Richard Sir 1821-1890
Burton, Sir Richard 1821-1890
Burton, Sir Richard Francis
Capitaine Burton.
F. B 1821-1890
F. B. (i.e. Burton, Richard Francis, Sir)
F.R.G.S., a, 1821-1890
Hāǧī ʿAbdū al-Yazdī 1821-1890
Haj Abdu al-Yazdi, 1821-1890
Hâjî Abdű al-Yazdi
Hâjî Abdû al-Yazdi 1821-1890
Hâjî Abdű el-Yezdî
Hâjî Abdû ĕl-Yezdî 1821-1890
Li cheo deu F. Beo teon 1821-1890
Licheodeu-F.-Beoteon 1821-1890
Richard Francis Burton angielski podróżnik i odkrywca
Richard Francis Burton brit utazó, felfedező, katona, orientalista, író, költő
Richard Francis Burton britischer Forschungsreisender, Übersetzer, Orientalist
Richard Francis Burton Brits schrijver
Richard Francis Burton Britský objevitel, spisovatel a špion
Richard Francis Burton English explorer, translator, orientalist
Richard Francis Burton esploratore, traduttore e orientalista britannico
Richard Francis Burton explorateur, aventurier, écrivain et orientaliste britannique
Sir Richard Francis Burton
Yezdî, Abdû El 1821-1890 Hâjî
Yezdî, Abdû El, Hâjî, 1821-1890
Yezdi, Haji Abdu el- 1821-1890
Бертон Р. Ф. 1821-1890
Ричард Франсис Бъртън
Ричард Фрэнсис Бёртон
Рычард Фрэнсіс Бёртан
Рычард Фрэнсіс Бэртан
Річард Френсіс Бертон
Хаджи Абду эль-Йезди 1821-1890
ריצ'רד פרנסיס ברטון
بيرتون، رتشارد فرنسيس، 1821-1890 سير،
بيرتون، رتشارد فرنسيس، سير، 1821-1890
ريتشارد بورتون
ريتشارد فرانسيس برتون
ريتشارد فرنسيس بورتون، 1821-1890 سير،
ريتشارد فرنسيس بورتون، سير، 1821-1890
رچرڈ فرانسس برٹن
ریچارد فرانسیس برتون
रिचर्ड बर्टन
రిచర్డ్ ఫ్రాన్సిస్ బర్టన్
리처드 프랜시스 버턴
버턴, R. F. 1821-1890
버턴, 리차드 F. 1821-1890
버턴, 리차드 프랜시스 1821-1890
버턴, 리처드 1821-1890
버턴, 리처드 F. 1821-1890
버턴, 리처드 프랜시스 1821-1890
버튼, 리처드 프랜시스 1821-1890
バートン
バートン, リチャード
バートン, リチャード・F
リチャード・フランシス・バートン
理察·弗朗西斯·伯頓
理查德·弗朗西斯·伯顿
Languages
English (1,238)
Japanese (51)
French (29)
German (26)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (4)
Sindhi (2)
Finnish (2)
Romanian (1)
Turkish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Persian (1)
Italian (1)
Arabic (1)
Macedonian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Russian (1)
Korean (1)
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