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The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, vol 4

A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments

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Published: 1887
Language: English
Wordcount: 134,669 / 366 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.6
LoC Category: PL
Series: Arabian Nights
Downloads: 5,235
mnybks.net#: 1426
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he Chief of Police 47. Al-Malik Al-Nasir and the Three Chiefs of Police a. Story of the Chief of Police of Cairo b. Story of the Chief of the Bulak Police c. Story of the Chief of the Old Cairo Police 48. The Thief and the Shroff 49. The Chief of the Kus Police and the Sharper 50. Ibrahim Bin Al-Mahdi and the Merchant's Sister 51. The Woman Whose Hands were Cut Off For Giving Alms to the Poor 52. The Devout Israelite 53. Abu Hassan Al-Ziyadi and the Khorasan 54. The Poor Man and His Friend in Need 55. The Ruined Man Who became Rich Again Through A Dream 56. Caliph Al-Mutawakkil and His Concubine Mahbubah 57. Wardan the Butcher; His Adventure With the Lady and the Bear 58. The King's Daughter and the Ape


The Book of the Thousand Nights and A Night


Ni'amah bin al-Rabi'a and Naomi his Slave-girl.


There lived once in the city of Cufa[FN#1] a man called Al-Rabí'a bin Hátim, who was one of the chief men of the town, a wealth

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