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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

by Edward Rice

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Published by HarperPerennial in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Burton, Richard Francis, Sir, 1821-1890.,
    • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Scholars -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdward Rice.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG246.B8 R46 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 664 p. :
      Number of Pages664
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1890981M
      ISBN 100060973943
      LC Control Number90056099

      Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton's 19th travelogue is simply fascinating. In disguise and (I'm assuming he's accurate in this) at great risk to himself, Burton made a pilgrimage to Medina and Mecca. His intimate observations of customs, daily life, and. Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton () was a famous English explorer, writer, translator, ethnologist, spy and soldier. He is also famous for his English language translation of the Arabic book, One Thousand and One Nights (also called The Arabian Nights).

      Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton by Edward Rice available in Trade Paperback on blogorazzia.com, also read synopsis and reviews. This masterpiece of history and biography turns the real-life adventures of Burton into a riveting. Sir Richard Francis Burton (), English explorer, scholar, poet, translator, and diplomat, explored in Africa and Asia and studied Oriental literature and American religions. Richard Burton was born on March 19, , in the west of England into the family of a ne'er-do-well gentleman soldier and a putative descendant of an illegitimate son of.

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In disguise and (I'm assuming he's accurate in this) at great risk to himself, Burton made a pilgrimage to Medina and Mecca.

The British explorer and Arabist Sir Richard Francis Burton (–) published over 40 books and countless articles, monographs and letters. Most of Burton's books are travel narratives or translations.

His only works of original imaginative fiction are both in verse: Stone Talk () and the well-known The Kasidah (), both of which he published under the pseudonym "Frank Baker". Currently reading a biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton.

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[Edward Rice] -- Describes the life of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton, who explored India, the Near East, and Africa, went to Mecca, and discovered the Kama Sutra.