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The Arabian Nights, Marvel Classic Comic, Fisher-Price
The Arabian Nights Marvel Classic Comic Fisher-Price Author:Fisher-Price Includes word glossary at end. This was part of a set with cassette (tape not included). Is a graphic novel/comic with lots of colorful illustrations and dialogue. — Text description: — "The Arabian Nights is a collection of fabulous tales in Arabic, assembled during the Middle Ages. In the 10th century, some of the stories were transmitted by wor... more »d of mouth among the Mohammedan peoples of the Near East.
"The one story that ties all of the tales together is about the jealous sultan Sharhryar, who marries a new wife every night and has her promptly put to death the next morning. But one bride, Scheherezade, made a good effort to save her life. She told the sultan stories that entertained him night after night. It is these tales that make up The Arabian Nights."
Three of the stories, The Arabian Nights, Aladdin and his Magical Lamp, and Sinbad the Sailor, are included herein in abridged form, with a glossary of words at the end to help student readers.« less