Vathek

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

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  - eadieburke - LibraryThing

This book is considered to be the 1,002 fable in the Arabian Nights Tales. It was interesting but fantasy is not one of my favorite genres. The narrative of Vathek uses a third person, omniscient, in ... Read full review

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