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Arabian Nights and Days
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Anchor Books
Publication date October 1, 1995
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385469012
ISBN-10 0385469012
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A Nobel laureate's collection of five original tales inspired by the Egypt of the pharaohs brings the world of ancient Egypt face-to-face with modern times. Reprint.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The Nobel Prize-winning Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz refashions the classic tales of Scheherazade into a novel written in his own imaginative, spellbinding style. Here are genies and flying carpets, Aladdin and Sinbad, Ali Baba, and many other familiar stories from the tradition of The One Thousand and One Nights, made new by the magical pen of the acknowledged dean of Arabic letters, who plumbs their depths for timeless truths.

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Hardcover
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from Doubleday (January 1, 1995)
9780385468886 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $22.95
About: An imaginative and magical retelling of the tales of the Arabian Nights is filled with beloved characters--Shaharazad, Maarouf the Cobbler, Aladdin, Sinbad, and genies--and set in an Islamic City in medieval times, with many reminders of the present
Paperback
Book cover for 9780385469012
 
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from Anchor Books (October 1, 1995)
9780385469012 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $15.00
About: An imaginative and magical retelling of the tales of the Arabian Nights is filled with beloved characters--Shaharazad, Maarouf the Cobbler, Aladdin, Sinbad, and genies--and set in an Islamic city in medieval times, with many reminders of the present

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