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Publication: The Arabian Nights Entertainments

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  • Publication: The Arabian Nights EntertainmentsPublication Record # 364588
  • Author: Jonathan Scott
  • Date: 1811-00-00
  • Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
  • Pages: 2551
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Notes:
    • New translation.
    • 6 volumes, page counts: 363+456+448+403+419+462.
    • Engraved frontispiece in each volume.
    • Attached photo shows the title page; original binding not known to us. One early binding shown here is likely to be a custom binding.
    • Title page:
      • Full title: The Arabian Nights Entertainments, carefully revised, and occasionally corrected from the Arabic. To which is added, a selection of new tales, now first translated from the Arabic originals. Also, an introduction and notes, illustrative of the religion,manners and customs, of the Mahummedans.
      • "By Jonathan Scott, LL.D. Oxford."
      • "With engravings from paintings by Smirke."
    • Data from WorldCat, OCLC 5300539 and from several other OCLC records. Additional data from Christie's Auction House and from the Dictionary of National Biography, 1909.
    • This work was republished 1882 and 1890, both in 4 vols. Many later editions, with other authors, were based on this revision. See the novel record for more information.
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