Arabian Society In The Middle Ages (Illustrated)

Arabian Society In The Middle Ages (Illustrated)

by Edward William Lane
     
 

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• The book is an edited and illustrated version of the original one and includes 18 or more unique illustrations which are relevant to its content.
• Arabian society in the middle ages : studies from the Thousand and one nights by Edward William Lane. When Mr. Lane translated the "Thousand and One Nights," he was not content with producing a mere

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• The book is an edited and illustrated version of the original one and includes 18 or more unique illustrations which are relevant to its content.
• Arabian society in the middle ages : studies from the Thousand and one nights by Edward William Lane. When Mr. Lane translated the "Thousand and One Nights," he was not content with producing a mere rendering of the Arabic text: he saw that the manners and ideas there described required a commentary if they were to become intelligible to an unlearned reader. At the end of each chapter of his translation, therefore, he appended a series of explanatory notes, which often reached the proportions of elaborate essays on the main characteristics of Mohammadan life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940015910711
Publisher:
Five Star Publishing, LLC
Publication date:
11/08/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
961 KB

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