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Arabian Nights Entertainments, vols. 5-6., 3rd edition (London: A. Bell, 1715).

Arabian Nights| Entertainments:| CONSISTING OF| One Thousand and One| STORIES,| TOLD BY| The Sultaness of the Indies, to divert the| Sultan from the Execution of a Bloody| Vow he had made to Marry a Lady| every Day, and have her cut off next| Morning, to avenge himself for the| Disloyality of his first Sultaness, &c.| CONTAINING| A better Account of the Customs, Manners,| and Religion of the Eastern Nations, viz.| Tartars, Persians, and Indians, than is to| be met with in any Author hitherto pub-|lish'd.| [rule]| Translated into French from the Arabian MSS.| by M. Galland, of the Royal Academy; and| now done into English from the Third Edi-|tion in French, Corrected and Amended.| [rule]| VOL. V.| [rule]| The Third Edition.| [rule]| London: Printed for Andrew Bell, at the Cross| Keys and Bible in Cornhill, 1715.


[vols. 5-6 sep. pag.] 5: titlepage in verso: "Approbation" dat.: Paris, 14.4.1706; signed: Fontenelle./ p.3-139/ p.[140] Contents vol. 5/ 6: titlepage in verso: "Approbation" dat.: Paris, 14.4.1706; signed: Fontenelle./ [2] pp. Contents/ p.1-192/ 12


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RP: reel 59, no. 8.

Bibliographical Reference

ESTC: t068140.

History of Publication

Cf. Les mille et une nuits (Paris: Barbin, 1704).link