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Arabian Nights (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton Arabian Nights (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton
R78 R68 Discovery Miles 680 Save R10 (13%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. '"For," said he, "there never was nor is there one chaste woman upon the face of earth."' A collection of Persian, Arabian and Indian tales dating from the 9th century, Sir Richard Burton's most well-known translation of Arabian Nights brings together ancient folklore and stories passed down from generation to generation. Featuring tales about love, history, tragedy and comedy as well as fables and fairy tales, this edition remains a well-loved collection of exotic and evocative stories. Fantastical and curious customs are bought to life by Burton's translation in stories such as 'The Lovers of Bassorah', 'The Concubine of Al-Maamun' and 'The Hunchback's Tale'.

The Arabian Nights (Hardcover): Sir Richard Burton The Arabian Nights (Hardcover)
Sir Richard Burton; Introduction by Ken Mondschein; Translated by Sir Richard Burton
R569 R401 Discovery Miles 4 010 Save R168 (30%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

No library's complete without the classics! This new, enhanced leather-bound edition collects the beloved tales of Arabian Nights, translated by Sir Richard Burton. They are ancient stories, but they still enchant our imaginations today. Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves. Sinbad the Sailor. Aladdin. These and the other Middle Eastern stories collected in Arabian Nights are delightful, fascinating, and fun for fans and first-time readers alike. This beautiful, leather-bound edition collects the classic tales of Arabian Nights in a new, redesigned format. Specially designed end papers, gilded edges, a ribbon bookmark, and other decorative elements enhance the reading experience, while an expert introduction provides new information and context for these well-known stories. Arabian Nights is a compelling look at a long-gone culture--and the perfect addition to any home library.

The Arabian Nights (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Arabian Nights (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton
R138 Discovery Miles 1 380 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Arabian Nights (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Arabian Nights (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton
R162 Discovery Miles 1 620 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Arabian Nights (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton Arabian Nights (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton
R146 Discovery Miles 1 460 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Arabian Nights (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Arabian Nights (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton
R132 Discovery Miles 1 320 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Kama Sutra (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton; Vatsyayana
R309 Discovery Miles 3 090 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra (Paperback): Vatsyayana The Kama Sutra (Paperback)
Vatsyayana; Translated by Sir Richard Burton
R432 Discovery Miles 4 320 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Kama Sutra (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton; Vatsyayana
R328 Discovery Miles 3 280 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra (Paperback): Sir Richard Burton The Kama Sutra (Paperback)
Sir Richard Burton; Vatsyayana
R199 Discovery Miles 1 990 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra - The Art of Making Love with Your Partner (Paperback): Mallanaga Vatsyayana The Kama Sutra - The Art of Making Love with Your Partner (Paperback)
Mallanaga Vatsyayana; Illustrated by Sir Richard Burton
R244 Discovery Miles 2 440 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Kama Sutra (Paperback): Vatsyayana The Kama Sutra (Paperback)
Vatsyayana; Translated by Sir Richard Burton
R201 Discovery Miles 2 010 Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Perfumed Garden (Paperback): Sheikh Nefzaoui The Perfumed Garden (Paperback)
Sheikh Nefzaoui; Translated by Sir Richard Burton
R370 R325 Discovery Miles 3 250 Save R45 (12%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Large Format for easy reading. An ancient sex manual and work of erotic literature, written in the 16th century A.D. Translated by Sir Richard Burton, it is a monument to his Arabic learning and his encyclopaedic knowledge of Eastern life.

Captain Sir Richard F.Burton's King Vikram and the Vampire - Classic Hindu Tales of Adventure, Magic and Romance... Captain Sir Richard F.Burton's King Vikram and the Vampire - Classic Hindu Tales of Adventure, Magic and Romance (Paperback, New edition)
Sir Richard Burton
R449 R424 Discovery Miles 4 240 Save R25 (6%) Out of stock

Translated by the noted Victorian Orientalist, Sir Richard F. Burton, from the original Sanskrit, these ancient Indian folk tales influenced such later works as "1001 Arabian Nights" and Boccaccio's "Decameron." First published in 1870, these stories will entertain and delight modern readers while illuminating the life and customs of classical India.

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