One Thousand and One Arabian Nights

One Thousand and One Arabian Nights

Book - 1982
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King Shahryar kills a new wife every night, because he is afraid she will stop loving him. But his new bride Shahrazad has a clever plan to save herself. Her nightly stories--of Sinbad the Sailor, Ali Baba, and many other heroes and villains--are so engrossing that King Shahryar has topostpone her execution again and again... This illustrated edition brings together all the Arabian Nights tales in an original retelling by award-winning author Geraldine McCaughrean.(paperback reissue of ISBN 0-19-274500-X)
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1982
ISBN: 9780192745309
Branch Call Number: j398.20953 MCC NVD
Characteristics: 249 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Arabian nights


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