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The Resource Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights, translated by Husain Haddawy

Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights, translated by Husain Haddawy

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Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights
Title
Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights
Statement of responsibility
translated by Husain Haddawy
Title variation
Sindbad and other stories from the Arabian nights
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
With his expertise as a translator and his firsthand knowledge of the Middle Eastern storyteller's art, Husain Haddawy has selected four stories that best embody the esential nature of The Arabain nights. His introduction traces the history of the Nights' translation, serving as a guide to the evolution of this classic body of stories that have become part of our common mythology.--Publisher description
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Arabian nights.
Dewey number
398.2/095602
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haddawy, Husain
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aladdin
  • Sindbad
  • Ali Baba
  • Arabs
  • Short stories, Arabic
Label
Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights, translated by Husain Haddawy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published as a Norton paperback 1996 as The Arabian nights II; reissued 2008"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The story of Sinbad the sailor -- The story of 'Ali Baba and the forty thieves -- The story of 'Ala al-Din (Aladdin) and the magic lamp -- The story of Qamar al-Zaman and his two sons, Amjad and As'ad
Control code
ocn181139143
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 324 pages
Isbn
9780393038156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 334987
  • (Sirsi) i9780393038156
  • (OCoLC)181139143
Label
Sindbad and other tales from the Arabian nights, translated by Husain Haddawy
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published as a Norton paperback 1996 as The Arabian nights II; reissued 2008"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The story of Sinbad the sailor -- The story of 'Ali Baba and the forty thieves -- The story of 'Ala al-Din (Aladdin) and the magic lamp -- The story of Qamar al-Zaman and his two sons, Amjad and As'ad
Control code
ocn181139143
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xix, 324 pages
Isbn
9780393038156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 334987
  • (Sirsi) i9780393038156
  • (OCoLC)181139143

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