THE BOOK OF THE
THOUSAND NIGHTS AND A NIGHT

A Plain and Literal Translation
of the Arabian Nights Entertainments

Translated and Annotated by
Richard F. Burton

VOLUME SEVEN


I Inscribe These Pages
To
An Old and Valued Friend,
John W. Larking
(Whilome of Alexandria),

In Whose Hospitable Home ("The Sycamores") I Made My Final
Preparations For A Pilgrimage To Meccah
And El-Medinah.


R. F. Burton