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One Thousand Nights and a Night By Richard E. Burton
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The subtitle for Sir Richard Francis Burton's Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, is "A plain and literal translation of the Arabian Nights' Entertainments," however, given the... More > tendencies of its translator, it is anything but plain. Burton wasn't some crotchety old scholar lucubrating his way through the Arabic in far away England; he had lived all over the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, and spoke 29 languages to boot. The Book of the Thousand Nights contains the larger story of Scheherazade, who supposedly told each tale to her murderous husband over the course of the night so she might keep her head. Burton's translation of the Arabian Nights is in 16 volumes, and at the end of each are his footnotes. Be sure not to skip these, as they're a wealth of anthropological and cultural info written by a most frank and sometimes libidinous author. The collection itself can be traced by back thousands of years and comes from sources such as Arabic, Persian, Indian, Egyptian, and Mesopotamian.< Less
Two Trips to Gorilla Land & the Cataracts of the Congo  By Richard Burton
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Fascinating true-life adventure. Burton's journey through the 19th Century African jungle, along the great rivers of the Gabon and the Congo, in search of gorillas! Drugs, native women, witch... More > doctors, cannibalism, slave traders, wild beasts - all through the eyes of one of the greatest of Victorian mavericks: imagine Darwin or Livingstone, rewritten by Edgar Rice Burroughs! A classic period romp. E-book edition contains original Parts I and II, illustrated with period prints, photos & maps of Africa, plus biographical notes.< Less
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Illustrated) By Blago Kirof - Illustrations & Richard F. Burton - Translator
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Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves was added to One Thousand and One Nights by Antoine Galland, an 18th-century French orientalist who may have heard it in from a Middle Eastern story-teller from Aleppo,... More > in present day Syria. Richard F. Burton incorporated it in the volumes of his edition of the Thousand and One Nights. This children's e-book is fully illustrated all-color. The beautiful illustrations will captivate your child's imagination and bring them back to read it over again and again.< Less
Ab le auro spiritual del scena e del schermo II By Toma Macovei
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Le copula de films Richard Burton e Elizabeth Taylor, le tragedia super Romeo e Julietta, le elegante ballet “Le laco del cygnos”, le opera comic “Le Nuptias de Figaro”, le... More > classicos “Guerra e Pace”, “Lady Hamilton”, “Sur le Don calme” e “Le Miserabiles”, le comedia “Le Viragine domate” per William Shakespeare e le opera phantastic “Tosca” per Puccini es inter le multe narrationes presentate con enthusiasmo e profunde sapientia e in un linguage capturante e multo variate per le autor romanian Toma Macovei in su septime libro in interlingua. Ille nos guida in le universo fascinante del scena e del schermo, summarisa le action e intrigas e narra tote le historias – e le bon anecdotas. Un libro de placer. (ISBN 978-2-36607-056-9)< Less
Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue By Tommy B. Smith
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Morpheus Tales Publishing proudly presents the Urban Horror Special Issue, edited by Tommy B. Smith. Featuring fiction: Harm’s Way By Spencer Wendleton, The Threefold Man By David Turnbull,... More > Hole In The Ground By Laurence Klavan, Shoot Out By Stanley Riiks, Preacher Man By Iain Paton, These Fears By Richard Farren Barber, The Twain By Jeffrey B. Burton, Noisy Neighbours By Trost, The Coming By Toni Nicolino, X x By Tom Johnstone, Unseen By Charles D. Romans, Cold Rain By Mike Chinn, The Mysteries Of Long Division By Tim Emswiler. Artwork By Lubi, Wojciech Dziadosz, Ewa Zydowicz, Steve Upham, Shaysapir, Justin Coons, C.E. Zacherl, M. Sabas, Lacy Jae Slaunwhite, Dave Migman, Matthew Freyer. The Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue is available in three great formats, the Compact A5 Collector's Edition, the Large Format A4 Collector's Edition, and a downloadable ebook version. All editions feature the same great artwork and fiction you've come to expect from Morpheus Tales.< Less
Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue Digest Size By Tommy B. Smith
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Morpheus Tales Publishing proudly presents the Urban Horror Special Issue, edited by Tommy B. Smith. Featuring fiction: Harm’s Way By Spencer Wendleton, The Threefold Man By David Turnbull,... More > Hole In The Ground By Laurence Klavan, Shoot Out By Stanley Riiks, Preacher Man By Iain Paton, These Fears By Richard Farren Barber, The Twain By Jeffrey B. Burton, Noisy Neighbours By Trost, The Coming By Toni Nicolino, X x By Tom Johnstone, Unseen By Charles D. Romans, Cold Rain By Mike Chinn, The Mysteries Of Long Division By Tim Emswiler. Artwork By Lubi, Wojciech Dziadosz, Ewa Zydowicz, Steve Upham, Shaysapir, Justin Coons, C.E. Zacherl, M. Sabas, Lacy Jae Slaunwhite, Dave Migman, Matthew Freyer. The Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue is available in three great formats, the Compact A5 Collector's Edition, the Large Format A4 Collector's Edition, and a downloadable ebook version. All editions feature the same great artwork and fiction you've come to expect from Morpheus Tales.< Less
Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue By Tommy B. Smith
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Morpheus Tales Publishing proudly presents the Urban Horror Special Issue, edited by Tommy B. Smith. Featuring fiction: Harm’s Way By Spencer Wendleton, The Threefold Man By David Turnbull,... More > Hole In The Ground By Laurence Klavan, Shoot Out By Stanley Riiks, Preacher Man By Iain Paton, These Fears By Richard Farren Barber, The Twain By Jeffrey B. Burton, Noisy Neighbours By Trost, The Coming By Toni Nicolino, X x By Tom Johnstone, Unseen By Charles D. Romans, Cold Rain By Mike Chinn, The Mysteries Of Long Division By Tim Emswiler. Artwork By Lubi, Wojciech Dziadosz, Ewa Zydowicz, Steve Upham, Shaysapir, Justin Coons, C.E. Zacherl, M. Sabas, Lacy Jae Slaunwhite, Dave Migman, Matthew Freyer. The Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue is available in three great formats, the Compact A5 Collector's Edition, the Large Format A4 Collector's Edition, and a downloadable ebook version. All editions feature the same great artwork and fiction you've come to expect from Morpheus Tales.< Less
Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue Digest Size By Tommy B. Smith
eBook (PDF): $3.14
Morpheus Tales Publishing proudly presents the Urban Horror Special Issue, edited by Tommy B. Smith. Featuring fiction: Harm’s Way By Spencer Wendleton, The Threefold Man By David Turnbull,... More > Hole In The Ground By Laurence Klavan, Shoot Out By Stanley Riiks, Preacher Man By Iain Paton, These Fears By Richard Farren Barber, The Twain By Jeffrey B. Burton, Noisy Neighbours By Trost, The Coming By Toni Nicolino, X x By Tom Johnstone, Unseen By Charles D. Romans, Cold Rain By Mike Chinn, The Mysteries Of Long Division By Tim Emswiler. Artwork By Lubi, Wojciech Dziadosz, Ewa Zydowicz, Steve Upham, Shaysapir, Justin Coons, C.E. Zacherl, M. Sabas, Lacy Jae Slaunwhite, Dave Migman, Matthew Freyer. The Morpheus Tales Urban Horror Special Issue is available in three great formats, the Compact A5 Collector's Edition, the Large Format A4 Collector's Edition, and a downloadable ebook version. All editions feature the same great artwork and fiction you've come to expect from Morpheus Tales.< Less
Sentinel Literary Quarterly July to September 2016 By Various Authors
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Section 1: Sentinel Champions (Poetry) Jocelyn Simms, John Wilks, Mara Adamitz Scrupe, Elisabeth Sennitt Clough, John Darley, Richard Law, E K Wall, John Gallas, David Smith, Al McClimens, Audrey... More > Ardern-Jones, Anne M. Carson, Heather Combe, Eithne Cullen, Mary Rozmus-West, Seán Street, Ruth Calway, Aelred Down, Noel Williams, A C Clarke, Oonah V Joslin, Catherine Atherton, Philip Burton, Diane Cook, Mandy Pannett. Section 2: SLQ Poetry Matthew Friday, John Paul Davis, James Bell, Colin Honnor, Ananya S. Guha, Ralph Keats, Scott Thomas Outlar, Peter Rawlings, Jackie Gorman, Simon Perchik, J.D. DeHart, Neil Ellman, Gary Beck, Gareth Culshaw, John D Robinson, Diarmuid ó Maolalaí, David Subacci, Tom Harding, Abigail George. Section 3: Sentinel Champions (Fiction) Daniel Knibb, Marie Chambers, Lynne Voyce, Colin Watts, Dianne Bown-Wilson, Chris Heyward, Paul McDonald.< Less

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