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The Arabian nights entertainments.

Author: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1969]
Series: Dover Classics for Children
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A collection of 26 tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Arabian nights. Selections. English.
Arabian nights entertainments.
New York : Dover Publications, [1969]
(DLC) 69017098
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Lang; H J Ford
OCLC Number: 1028217811
Notes: "In this book "The Arabian Nights" are translated from the French version of Monsier Galland ..." pg. xi. "The translations are by the writers of the tales in the Fairy Books" pg.xii, from Lang's preface.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 424 pages : illustrations.
Contents: Story of the merchant and the genius --
Story of the first old man and of the hind --
Story of the second old man and of the two black dogs --
Story of the fisherman --
Story of the Greek king and the physician Douban --
Story of the husband and the parrot --
Story of the Story of the vizir who was punished --
Story of the young king of the black isles --
Story of the three calendars, sons of kings, and of five ladies of Baghdad --
Story of the first calendar, son of a king --
Story of the envious man, and of him who was envied --
Story of the third calendar, son of a king --
Seven voyages of Sinbad the sailor. (Cont.) The little hunchback --
Story of the barber's fifth brother --
Story of the barber's sixth brother --
Adventures of Prince Camaralzaman and the princess Badoura --
Noureddin and the fair Persian --
Aladdin and the wonderful lamp --
Adventures of Haroun-al-Raschid, caliph of Baghdad --
Story of the blind Baba-Abdalla --
Story of Sidi-Noumann --
Story of Ali Cogia, merchant of Baghdad --
Enchanted horse --
Story of two sisters who were jealous of their younger sister.
Series Title: Dover Classics for Children
Other Titles: Arabian nights.
Responsibility: Selected and edited by Andrew Lang. With numerous illus. by H.J. Ford.
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A collection of 26 tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands.

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