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series of seventy original illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton"s Arabian nights

Albert Letchford

series of seventy original illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton"s Arabian nights

and a portrait of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

by Albert Letchford

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Published by H.S.Nichols Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burton, Richard Francis, -- Sir, -- 1821-1890.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementreproduced from the original pictures in oils specially painted by Albert Letchford.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,bill :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16365165M

    The Book of the Sword. by Richard Francis Burton. First edition of London, Chatto and Windus. PDF page images. FOREWORD. I WANTED a book on the Sword, not a treatise on Carte and Tierce, said the Publisher, when, some years ago, my earliest manuscript was sent to him. It struck me then and there that the Publisher was right. Richard F. Burton Book Of The Thousand Nights And A Night 17 Vol. $1, $1, Antique Limited. Antique Limited Edition Series Burton Books Of Nights. $1, Thousand. Thousand Nights And A Night Captain Sir R.f. Burton .

      This is not a book for children. I used to read “Stories from Arabian nights” as a child and thought this book would be a great addition to our children’s library. It’s a beautiful book. Last night, I sat down with my two 8years olds and started reading the first s: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dearden, Seton, Arabian knight. London, A. Barker [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard Francis Burton, Sir.

    Arabian Nights The Book Of The Thousand Nights And A Night 17 Volume Set Burton. $1, Burton Club Mecca Ed. Limited Arabian Thousand Nights And A Night 17 Vols. $1, Fine. Fine Arts A Midsummer Nights Dream Floor Lamp Gold Leaf st A New York Times best-seller when it was first published, Rice's biography is the gripping story of a fierce, magnetic, and brilliant man whose real-life accomplishments are the stuff of legend. Rice retraces Burton's steps as the first European adventurer to search for the source of the Nile; to enter, disguised, the forbidden cities of Mecca and Medina; and to travel through remote stretches 4/5(7).


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Series of seventy original illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton"s Arabian nights by Albert Letchford Download PDF EPUB FB2

(BURTON, Richard) LETCHFORD, Albert. A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations to Captain Sir R.F. Burton’s “Arabian Nights” and a Portrait Reproduced from the Original Pictures in Oils Specially Painted by Albert Letchford.

London: H.S. Nichols, (). The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night. Translated from the Arabic. Reprinted from the original edition and edited by Leonard C. Smithers. Illustrated by a series of seventy-one original illustrations reproduced from the original pictures in oils specially painted by Albert Letchford.

In twelve volumes. ARABIAN NIGHTS.) BURTON, Richard F. A Series of Seventy Original Illustrations To Captain Sir R.F. Burton s "Arabian Nights" And A Portrait of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton.

Reproduced From the Original Pictures in Oils Specially Painted by Albert Letchford. BURTON, Richard). LETCHFORD, Albert. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night. A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments & Supplemental Nights.

With Notes Anthropological and Explanatory [Baroda Edition; Arabian Nights] by BURTON, RICHARD F. (Translated and Annotated by) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Translated from the Arabic by Captain Sir R. Burton.

Reprinted from the original edition and edited by Leonard C. Smithers. Illustrated with a series of seventy-one original illustrations reproduced from the original pictures in oils specially painted by Albert Letchford.

The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night [Arabian Nights]. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Arabian Nights, Nights, Thousand and One Nights, download 70 Files download 16 Original.

SHOW ALL. IN COLLECTIONS. Community Texts. The Complete Works of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton, including his journal articles, together with the standard biographies, numerous portraits, images and critical commentary. Supplemented by the Complete Works of Isabel Burton, and John Hanning Speke.

Free and unexpurgated. Sir Richard Francis Burton KCMG FRGS (/ ˈ b ɜːr t ən /; 19 March – 20 October ) was a British explorer, geographer, translator, writer, soldier, orientalist, cartographer, ethnologist, spy, linguist, poet, fencer, and was famed for his travels and explorations in Asia, Africa and the Americas, as well as his extraordinary knowledge of languages and cultures.

Translated by the noted Victorian Orientalist, Sir Richard F. Burton, from the original Sanskrit, these ancient Indian folk tales influenced such later works as Arabian Nights and Boccaccio's Decameron.

First published inthese stories will entertain and delight modern readers while illuminating the life and customs of classical India. Buy Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton: The Secret Agent Who Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca, Discovered the "Kama Sutra" and Brought the "Arabian Nights" to the West 1st HarperPerennial Ed by Edward Rice (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: Some original anecdotes not anywhere else but otherwise deriviative. Dodge, Walter Phelps The Real Sir Richard Burton. London, T. Fisher Unwin. Written as a defense of Burton, but introduces nothing new and makes several minor errors of fact.

Not worth bothering with. Downey, Fairfax Burton, Arabian Nights Adventurer. New York. Full of mischief and valor, ribaldry and romance, The Arabian Nights is a work that has enthralled readers for centuries.

The text presented here is that of the Modern Library edition for which Bennett A. Cerf chose the "most famous and representative" of the stories from the multivolume translation of Richard F. s: This is the first volume of the of the Arabian Nights (The book of the thousand nights and a night) of the Richard Burton Translation.

The Burton Translation is in 17 volumes. This version has only 16 volumes. Volumes 1 to 10 contain the complete transltion from the Arabic printed orginal at Bulaq Press. Tales From the Arabian Nights: Selected from the Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night David Shumaker and Richard F.

Burton by Tales From the Arabian Nights: Selected from the Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night David Shumaker and Richard F. Burton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Each book is illustrated by a well-known illustrator such as Arthur Rackham, Kay Nielsen, Chris Van Allsburg, etc.

and the illustrations are the true highlights in each book. In Calla Editions' The Arabian Nights, the illustrations are by Rene Bull, who was born in Dublin inand is one of the well-known illustrators from the Golden Age of Reviews: An illustration of a horizontal line over an up pointing arrow.

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Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton: The Secret Agent Who Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca, Discovered the Kama Sutra, and Brought the Arabian Nights to the West is a book that belongs in anyone's private collection. A Reviews: Tales from the Arabian Nights [Sir Richard Burton, Léon Carré] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Tales from the Arabian Nights I wish the card deck had the larger illustrations that this used book has. I also wish there was a collector's edition of the 80 or so colored plates of Leon Carre that was supposed to be in the Reviews: 5. In "Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton," (the 19th Century explorer not 20th century actor) biographer Edward Rice gives us the definitive work on Burton, a book so full of fascinating historical stories and yet so exotic and exciting that I read late into the night and started again at dawn/5(96).

Husain Haddawy's translation, "The Arabian Nights" (W.W. Norton, ). In "The Arabian Nights: A Companion" (a guide to the Nights, published earlier this year), the Middle Eastern history scholar Robert Irwin strongly recommends Haddawy's translation as the most faithful to the text and style of the original.CAPTAIN SIR RICHARD FRANCIS BURTON: THE SECRET AGENT WHO MADE THE PILGRIMAGE TO MECCA, DISCOVERED THE 'KAMA SUTRA,' AND BROUGHT THE 'ARABIAN NIGHTS' TO THE WEST by Edward Rice Scribner's $Original Albert Letchford Illustrations R.f.

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