The Arabian Nights

The Arabian Nights (1909) is edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A Smith, and is illustrated by Maxfield Parrish.

 In her Preface, Douglas Wiggin provides an introduction to the history of the tales contained in this 1st Edition, including: “The Talking Bird, the Singing Tree, and the Golden Water”; “The Story of the Fisherman and the Genie”; “The History of the Young King of the Black Isles”; “The Story of Gulnare of the Sea”; “The Story of Aladdin; or, the Wonderful Lamp”; “The Story of Prince Agib”; “The Story of the City of Brass”; “The Story of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves”; “The History of Codadad and His Brothers”; and “The Story of Sinbad the Voyager”.

Parrish’s illustrations are stunning and bring his interpretation to the classic Eastern tales. Purchase or download from MediaFire, or freely view and download at The Internet Archive.

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