Arabian nights : retold from the original / retold from the original by Martin Woodside ; illustrated by Lucy Corvino.Material type: TextSeries: Classic starts; Classic startsPublisher: New York, NY : Sterling Pub., 2008Description: 151 p. : ill. ; 20 cmISBN: 9781402745737; 1402745737Subject(s): Fairy tales | Folklore -- Arab countries | RustningarDDC classification: 398 LOC classification: PZ8.W867 | Arb 2008Online resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description
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The story of King Shahryar and Scheherazade -- The tale of the merchant and his wife -- The story of the fisherman and the demon -- The porter's tale -- The first dervish's tale -- The second dervish's tale -- The third dervish's tale -- The tale of Sinbad the sailor and Sinbad the porter -- The tale of Aladdin -- The tale of Ali Baba and the forty thieves -- Epilogue -- What do you think?
An abridged version of the tale of Scheherazade, daughter of King Shahryar's advisor, who tells her husband, the king, a different story every night to keep him from fulfilling his plan to kill her in the morning.