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Oriental tales

Marguerite Yourcenar

Oriental tales

by Marguerite Yourcenar

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Published by Farrar Straus Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Orient
    • Subjects:
    • Orient -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Nouvelles orientales.

      StatementMarguerite Yourcenar ; translated from the French by Alberto Manguel, in collaboration with the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2649.O8 N7413 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination147 p. ;
      Number of Pages147
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2532214M
      ISBN 100374227284
      LC Control Number85012876

      Oriental Tales: The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night [and other tales]. () verse and prose translation in 15 volumes, edited by Leonard C. Montesquieu Smithers The Descent of the Dove and other poems ()Born: 23 August , Bloomsbury, London, England. In the book Orientalism (), the cultural critic Edward Said redefined the term Orientalism to describe a pervasive Western tradition — academic and artistic — of prejudiced outsider-interpretations of the Eastern world, which was shaped by the cultural attitudes .

      From China to Japan, the Balkans to India, Oriental Tales addresses love, conquest, betrayal, murder, religion and passion in an eloquent and exquisite telling.""How Wang Ho Was Saved"" tells the story of an artist who ""loved the image of things and not the things themselves."". Shop Our 20 Books for that will help you Live the Very Best Shop Our 20 for Oriental Tales: Tales from the Arabic of the Breslau and Calcutta () Editions of the Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night by John Payne and Thomas-Simon Gueullette and Leonard C. Smithers.

      Oriental Tales, 15 volumes, , limited edition, the Khorassan Edition, including The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night ( Nights) and other tales and fables from the Arabic and Middle East by Payne, John, translator and editor. NP: Privately Printed, Hardcover. Very Good. No. /, published , 15 volumes complete, bound in brick red buckram with paper spine labels. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.


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