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Tales from the Arabian Nights

SKU: 9781853261145 Supplier: Wordsworth Editions Ltd


Author : Andrew Lang

Format Paperback | 352 pages

Dimensions 129 x 198 x 18mm | 221g

Publication date 01 Jan 1998

The beautiful Scheherazade's royal husband threatens to kill her, so each night she diverts him by weaving wonderful tales of fantastic adventure, leaving each story unfinished so that he spares her life to hear the ending the next night.

This is the background to the Arabian Nights. In this selection made by that master of folklore and fairy-tale Andrew Lang, the reader meets Aladdin with his wonderful lamp, the Enchanted Horse, the Princess Badoura, Sinbad the Sailor, and the great Caliph of Bagdad, Haroun-al-Raschid.


 Tales from the Arabian Nights