Vathek

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Nonesuch Press, 1929 - Arab countries - 172 pages
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User Review  - PhilSyphe - LibraryThing

Four years have passed since I read “Vathek” and I remember very little about it. What I do recall is that it was slow, tedious, and neither characters nor plot engaged me at all. Read full review

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User Review  - Dreesie - LibraryThing

A very Gothic late 18th century book. Caliph Vathek and his mother Catharis rule a middle eastern caliphate (?). They want power and riches, and the Genie Giaour promises it to them. There is clearly ... Read full review

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