Arabian Tales

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Arabian Tales

Reading experience
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Evidence

"This is but too like (say you) the Arabian Tales: these embroidered napkins! and a jewel as large as a turkey"s egg! - You forget, dear sister, those very tales were written by an author of this country and (excepting the enchantments) are a real representation of the manners here."

Source

Letters from the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu 1709 to 1762

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wortley Montagu, Mary, Lady
Born in 1789

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Date of Reading Experience
January 1 1689 - March 10 1718
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Notes
Letter was written from Constantinople. I believe here Wortley Montagu is referring to One Thousand and One Nights, more commonly known as the Arabian Nights.

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Letters from the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu 1709 to 1762
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/64424
Accessed on 2019/10/15 19:30:04

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Arabian Tales

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-12630

Evidence

"This is but too like (say you) the Arabian Tales: these embroidered napkins! and a jewel as large as a turkey"s egg! - You forget, dear sister, those very tales were written by an author of this country and (excepting the enchantments) are a real representation of the manners here."

Source

Letters from the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu 1709 to 1762

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wortley Montagu, Mary, Lady
Born in 1789

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Date of Reading Experience
January 1 1689 - March 10 1718
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Notes
Letter was written from Constantinople. I believe here Wortley Montagu is referring to One Thousand and One Nights, more commonly known as the Arabian Nights.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Letters from the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu 1709 to 1762
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/64424
Accessed on 2019/10/15 19:30:04

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