A thousand and one nights

by Lara Tupper

Publisher: Harcourt in Orlando

Written in English
Published: Pages: 226 Downloads: 13
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Edition Notes

StatementLara Tupper.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3620.U74 T46 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p. ;
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17547481M
ISBN 100156030926
ISBN 109780156030922
LC Control Number2006008700
OCLC/WorldCa65201216

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One Thousand and One Nights is more of a re-telling although Al Shaykh's own assessment is that it is a "reimagining". Some of the original tales have been more or less translated directly, but they have been embellished and changed so that they all flow into one continuous tale/5.

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This adaptation unearths the true character of One Thousand and One Nights as it is in the oldest Arabic manuscripts. In turns erotic, brutal, witty, poetic and complex, the tales tell of love and marriage, power and punishment, rich and poor, and the.

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