Arabian Nights (Book of 1001 Nights - Volume 5) by Anonymous

Arabian Nights (Book of 1001 Nights - Volume 5)

Richard Burton's Arabian Nights #5

Anonymous with Richard Francis Burton (Translator)

400 pages first pub 1885 (editions)

fiction classics fantasy short stories adventurous slow-paced


Upon learning of his queen's infidelity, proud King Shahryar has her killed. As revenge on womankind, he decides to wed a different virgin every night, only to have her beheaded at dawn. Such is Shahryar's practice for three terrible years-until h...

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