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Arabian Nights, in 16 Volumes: Vol. X

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Notorious for the delight he took in tweaking the sexual taboos of the Victorian age-as well as the delight he took in the resulting shock of his bashful peers-British adventurer, linguist, and author CAPTAIN SIR RICHARD FRANCIS BURTON (1821-1890) is perhaps best remembered for his unexpurgated translation of the Eastern classic The One Thousand and One Nights, more famously known today as The Arabian Nights. Originating in Persian, Indian, and Arabic sources as far back as the ninth century AD, this collection of bawdy ...

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Arabian Nights, in 16 Volumes: Vol. X
2008, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781605205960

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Arabian Nights, in 16 Volumes: Vol. X
2008, Cosimo Classics

ISBN-13: 9781605205977

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