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Persian and the Turkish tales and two letters from a French abbot to his friend at Paris.

François Pétis de La Croix

Persian and the Turkish tales and two letters from a French abbot to his friend at Paris.

With a new introd. for the Garland ed.

by François Pétis de La Croix

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


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SeriesFoundations of the novel
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LC ClassificationsPK6449 E7 P43 1714A
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18369076M

  If you can understand English, German, French, Spanish, Turkish or Persian, This Book will help you to study a foreign language with ease. If you decide to take on this “multi-language challenge,” here are some useful tips. A "Guide" page and a Author: Vahid Asghari. Translation for 'book' in the free English-Turkish dictionary and many other Turkish translations. arrow_drop_down - Online dictionaries, vocabulary, conjugation, grammar Toggle navigation.

PASCAL m French, German, Dutch From the Late Latin name Paschalis, which meant "relating to Easter" from Latin Pascha "Easter", which was in turn from Hebrew פֶּסַח (pesach) meaning "Passover". Passover is the ancient Hebrew holiday celebrating the liberation from Egypt. Because it coincided closely with the later Christian holiday of Easter, the same Latin word was used for both. The Qur’an. The Qur’an (Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God (Allah).It contains laws, commandments, and codes for social and moral behaviour. These were mainly revealed to the Prophet Muhammed in the towns of Mecca and Medina over a twenty-three-year period, beginning around and ending with Muhammed’s death in CE.

FRANCIS m & f English, French English form of the Late Latin name Franciscus meaning "Frenchman", ultimately from the Germanic tribe of the Franks, who were named for a type of spear that they name was borne by the 13th-century Saint Francis of Assisi, who was originally named Giovanni but was given the nickname Francesco by his father, an admirer of the French. The Abbot has a friend called Ferondo. Ferondo isn't the most cultivated of people, but he does have a beautiful wife. And of course our Abbot falls desperately in love with her. Ferondo's a fool, but he keeps a watchful eye on his wife. This drives the Abbot nuts, because .


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