Critical Essay on The Arabian Nights

In 1885, Richard Burton assured himself of a longstanding place in the literary world with the publication of his ten-volume translation of...

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The Arabian Nights in England: Galland’s Translation and Its Successors

The story of the translations of the Arabian Nights is a colorful and even lurid one. In this story’s English segment, very close to...

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