Noches de Oriente. Selección de Las mil y una noches
This selection of the most iconic tales from Arabian Nights includes Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves and Aladdin and Sinbad the Sailor. Narrated with an eloquent style, these folk tales vibrate with details of daily life in Old Baghdad. The sparse black-and-white illustrations add context to the narrative, and a final essay explores the tale’s origin and their evolution through history.