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  • ALADDIN : A New Translation

    ALADDIN : A New Translation
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    ISBN: 9781631495168
    Title: ALADDIN : A New Translation
    Author: HORTA PAULO LEMOS
    Format: HARD COVER
    Publishing status: TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK

    Long defined by film adaptations that have portrayed Aladdin as a simplistic rags-to-riches story for children, this work of dazzling imagination-and occasionally dark themes-now comes to vibrant new life. "In the capital of one of China's vast and wealthy kingdoms", begins Shahrazad, there lived Aladdin, a rebellious fifteen-year-old who falls prey to a double-crossing sorcerer and is ultimately saved by a princess.

    One of the best-loved folktales of all time, Aladdin has been capturing the imagination of readers, illustrators and filmmakers since an eighteenth-century French publication first added the tale to The Arabian Nights. Here is an elegant, eminently readable rendition of Aladdin in what is destined to be a classic for decades to come.

    Imprint: LIVERIGHT
    RRP: $35.95
    • Price: $35.95
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