Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton

Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton : The Secret Agent Who Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca, Discovered the "Kama Sutra" and Brought the "Arabian Nights" to the West

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Describes the life of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton, who explored India, the Near East, and Africa, went to Mecca, discovered the Kama Sutra, and introduced the Arabian Nights to the West. Reprint.
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  • Paperback | 704 pages
  • 134 x 204 x 44.45mm | 498.95g
  • HarperPerennial
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • b&w photographs, index
  • 0060973943
  • 9780060973940

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