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Our Arabian nights

Ruth Hoffman Irwin

Our Arabian nights

by Ruth Hoffman Irwin

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Published by Carrick & Evans, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iraq,
  • Baghdad (Iraq)
    • Subjects:
    • Iraq -- Social life and customs.,
    • Baghdad (Iraq) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ruth and Helen Hoffman; with illustrations by the authors.
      ContributionsHoffman, Helen, 1900- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS79 .H58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination307 p.
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6407574M
      LC Control Number40027219
      OCLC/WorldCa1512271

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      It is often known in English as the Arabian Nights, from the first English language edition in , which rendered the title as The Arabian Nights' Entertainment.   In Arabian Nights is one of the few books I've read where the thought 'I must reread this', ran as constant background noise in my head. This is a story about stories. It is a story about story tellers. And it is a story about the healing and wisdom that stories bring/5().


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