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Arabian Nights the marvels and wonders of the Thousand and one nights

By: N/A

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, NY, Signet Classic: 1991

Seller ID: 1660

ISBN: 0451525426

Condition: Good


Signet Classics; Adapted from Richard F. Burton' s unexpurgated translation by Jack Zipes. Bawdy and exotic, Arabian Nights, features the wily, seductive Scheherazade, who saves her own life by telling tales of magical transformations, genies and wishes, flying carpets and fantastical journeys, terror and passion to entertain and appease the brutal King Shahryar. First introduced into the West in 1704, the stories of The Thousand and One Nights are most familiar to American readers in sanitized children's versions. This modern edition, based on Richard F. Burton's unexpurgated translation, ... View more info

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James Herriot's animal stories

By: Herriot, James

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1997

Seller ID: 1618

ISBN: 0312168748

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


With An Introduction by Jim WrightWhen you enter the world of James Herriot's Animal Stories, you’ll share his wonder and humor, his adventures and misadventures as he contends with pet owners and landowners; rough-spoken farmers and soft-spoken gentry; orphaned lambs, litters of piglets and puppies, cattle and draught horses; and a miscellany of cats and dogs including, of course, Mrs. Pumphrey’s inimitable Pekinese, Tricki Woo. View more info