Vathek

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Nonesuch Press, 1929 - Arab countries - 172 pages
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User Review  - Joseph - Goodreads

William Beckford wrote "The History of Caliph Vathek" in French in 1784, but it was first published in an English translation by Samuel Henley in 1786. Widely regarded as one of the seminal works of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael A - Goodreads

I read this in conjunction with "Castle of Otranto" while travelling in Japan recently. Much like "Otranto", this is just a bizarre, mostly silly storytelling exercise that does not offer a lot to the ... Read full review

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