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Title The Arabian nights : their best-known tales / edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith ; illustrated by Maxfield Parrish ; introduction by Mark Helprin.

Publication Info. New York : Quality Paperback Book Club, 1996.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Talcott Free LD Adult Non-Fiction - TFLY-11  398.22 ARA    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 338 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary Ten stories from the Tales of a Thousand and One Nights, including the well-known ones of Aladdin and the lamp, Ali Baba and the forty thieves, and Sinbad the sailor.
Note Preface and illustrations from the 1909 edition.
Contents The talking bird, the singing tree, and the golden water -- The fisherman and the genie -- The history of the young king of the Black Isles -- Gulnare of the sea -- The story of Aladdin; or, the wonderful lamp -- Prince Agib -- City of Brass -- Ali Baba and the forty thieves -- Codadad and his brothers -- Sinbad the Voyager.
Subject Fairy tales -- Arab countries.
Arabs -- Folklore.
Tales -- Arab countries.
Added Author Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923.
Smith, Nora Archibald, 1859-1934.
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966, illustrator.
Added Title Arabian nights. Selections. English.

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