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One thousand and one Arabian nights

Geraldine McCaughrean

One thousand and one Arabian nights

by Geraldine McCaughrean

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesArabian nights. English.
StatementGeraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Stephen Lavis.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 249 p., [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17904230M
ISBN 100192745301

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