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Arabian nights entertainments.

Arabian nights entertainments.

Consisting of a collection of stories, told by the Sultaness of the Indies, to divert the Sultan from the execution of a bloody vow he had made to marry a lady every day and have her cut off next morning to avenge himself for the disloyalty of his first Sultaness. : Containing a better account of the customs, manners, and religion of the eastern nations, viz. Tartars, Persians and Indians, than hitherto published.

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Published by Printed and sold by Bonsal & Niles.-- Also sold at their bookstore, no. 173, Market-Street, Baltimore. in Wilmington [Del.] .
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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated into French from the Arabian mss. by Mr. Galland, of the Royal Academy; and now into English from the Paris edition
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 49006
ContributionsGalland, Antoine, 1646-1715, tr
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination156 p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17163742M


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It's been called The Arabian Nights' Entertainments, One Thousand and One Nights, etc., but the framework is generally the same: a Persian king discovers his wife is cheating, so, having determined that all women are unfaithful, he decides to marry a virgin every day and have her killed by the next.

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Published by The Modern library in New York. Illustrator Steele Savage. Get this from a library. The Arabian nights entertainments. [Milo Winter; Rand McNally and Company.; Rand-McNally Press.;] -- An accurate version of the wonderful and fanciful stories of 1, Arabian nights, retold and corrected from an Aribic manuscript, by the famous translator, Dr.

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p. xii. wearisome to us. In this book the stories are shortened here and there, and omissions are made of pieces only suitable for Arabs and old.