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Burton: A Biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton

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Explorer and inventor, soldier and poet, archaeologist and diplomat, Richard Francis Burton (1821890) was the most versatile and remarkable man of his age. But he was foremost an adventurer: "an adventurer in the intellectual and the spiritual as well as the physical world." The pioneering traveler in Central Africa who discovered Lake Tanganyika was also the translator of The Arabian Nights and the secret translator of Oriental sex manuals like The Perfumed Garden. The man who made a dangerous pilgrimage to Mecca in ...

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Burton: A Biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton
2009, Blackstone Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9781433269264

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Burton: A Biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton
1990, Penguin Group, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140120684

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