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The Arabian Epic

Heroic and Oral Story-telling (University of Cambridge Oriental Publications)

by M. C. Lyons

  • 12 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • History and criticism,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Arabic,
  • History: World,
  • Medieval,
  • African,
  • Folk literature, Arabic - History and critici,
  • Folk literature, Arabic - History and criticism,
  • History / Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism-African,
  • Social Science-Folklore & Mythology,
  • Epic poetry, Arabic,
  • Arab countries,
  • Literature and folklore,
  • Storytelling

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7713419M
    ISBN 100521017386
    ISBN 109780521017381
    OCLC/WorldCa64442592

      The Arabian epic Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on December Pages:   H.P Lovecraft as a child was so fascinated by the adventures recounted in the book that he attributes some of his creations to the Arabian Nights. The same can be said for H.G Wells and Alexander Dumas. Various characters from this epic have themselves become cultural icons in Western culture, such as Aladdin, Sinbad, Scheherazade and Ali Baba.

    "The Arabian Nights" is a magnificent collection of ancient tales told by the sultana Scheherazade, who relates them as entertainment for her jealous and murderous husband, hoping to keep him amused and herself alive. Request in: Rare Book/Special Collections reading room (Jefferson LJ). The Arabian Epic: Volume 3, Texts by M. C. Lyons, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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