The Arabian Nights = Alf laylah wa-laylah / translated by Husain Haddawy ; based on the text of the fourteenth-century Syrian manuscript edited by Muhsin Mahdi

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Subjects: Folk literature, Arabic--Translations into English
Short stories, Arabic--Translations into English
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Arabic (translated from), Translation from Arabic
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : W W Norton & Co Inc 2008, c1990
LC Classification: P, PJ
Physical Description: xxxvi, 518 p. : map ; 21 cm
Alternate Title(s): Arabian nights.
Alternate Titles: Parallel title: Alf laylah wa-laylah
Additional Authors: Haddawy, Husain
Mahdi, Muhsin
Notes: ISBN: 9780393331660
ISBN: 0393331660 (pbk.)
First published as a Norton paperback: New York : W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995
Contents: Prologue: the story of King Shahrayar and Shahrazad, His Vizier's Daughter -- The story of the merchant and the demon -- The story of the fisherman and the demon -- The story of the porter and the three ladies -- The story of the three apples -- The story of the hunchback -- The story of the Nur al-Din Ali ibn-Bakkar and the slave-girl Shams al-Nahar -- The story of the slave-girl Anis al Jalis and Nur al-Din Ali ibn-Khaqan -- The story of Jullanar of the sea
King library copy: purchased with monies from Bridging Cultures : Muslim Journeys Grant
Translated from the Arabic
Donation Info: Donor : Bridging Cultures : Muslim Journeys Grant
OCLC Number: 181139139
ISBN/ISSN: 9780393331660
0393331660