Tales From The Arabian Nights

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19700810]Edited by NAOMI LEWIS from the translations of EDWARD LANE and SIR RICHARD BURTON

Read by John Westbrook

1: In which Sheherazade beguiles the waking hour on the. first of a Thousand and One Nights, and tells the story of The Magic Horse.

Produced by DAVID GEARY

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Edited By: Naomi Lewis

Edited By: Sir Richard Burton

Produced By: David Geary

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700811]Read by JOHN WESTBROOK

2: In which Ali Baba , aided by Providence and the good sense of a slave-girl, overcomes a band of 40 thieves 1

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Read By: John Westbrook

Unknown: Ali Baba

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700812]Read by JOHN westbrook

3: In which the Caliph Haroun Alrashid provides Abon-Hassan the Wag with a wondrous experience

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Read By: John Westbrook

Unknown: Haroun Alrashid

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700813]Read by JOHN WESTBROOK

4: In which young Aladdin is deceived by a wicked magician, but gains possession of the Wonderful Lamp,

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Read By: John Westbrook

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700814]Read by ,JOHN WESTBROOK

5: In which Sheherazade relates her concluding stories and makes a request of the mighty King Shahriar.

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Read By: John Westbrook

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930708]Seven stories of love, magic and mysteries. With

Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad.

1: Ghanim, the Thrall of Love. To save herself from the executioner's sword, Shahrazad beguiles the king with a tale of love and betrayal - and a magic drum.

Music: Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan

Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans : Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930715]Traditional stories of love, magic and mysteries in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad.

2: The Ebony Horse. "It is but a small creature, mane of cedar and ebony heart, yet it is all things to any man that would mount its back in flight."

Music: Sue Hams and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930722]Seven traditional stories of love, magic and mysteries. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad.

3: The Three Suitors. Jamilla's ruse to free her lover from gaol involves a carpenter, a magistrate, a bogus camel-cleaner... and a wardrobe.

Music:Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan

Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans ; Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930729]Seven traditional stories of love, magic and mystery. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 4: The Ninth Pedestal. A prince inherits eight priceless statues. But the ninth is missing, and will equal the value of all the others, and more besides...

Music: Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930812]with Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad.

6: The Hunchback. Few accidents are as bizarre as those that befell the eccentric cast of Shahrazad's tale of the hunchback.

Music: Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930819]Seven stories of love, magic and mysteries. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. Final part: The Dream of Baba Abdullah. In a last attempt to save her life, Shahrazad invites the king not merely to hear the final story but to enter it with her - or return alone.

Music: Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950408]Stories of love and magic, told in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 1: Ghanim, the Thrall of Love

With Richard O'Ryan and Geoffrey Banks. Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hanningan. Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans. Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950415]Traditional stories of love and mystery told in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 2: The Ebony Horse

Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950422]Traditional stories of love and magic told in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 3: The Three Suitors

With Michael Mears , Philip Anthony ,

John Baddeley and Simon Carter. Music Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan. Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans. Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950429]Traditional stories of love and magic, told in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 4: The Ninth Pedestal

With Steve Hodson and Teresa Gallagher Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950506]Traditional stories with Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 5: Hazma's Dance

With Mary Wimbush and Steve Hodson. Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan. Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans. Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950513]Traditional stories told in seven parts. With Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad. 6: The Hunchback with John Baddeley , Jonathan Owen. Maurice Denham and Tania Ison. Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan. Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans. Director Nigel Bryant Rpt
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950520]Last in the series of traditional stories of love, magic and mysteries. With

Derek Jacobi as the King and Carolyn Backhouse as Shahrazad.

The Dream ofBaba Abdullah. In a final attempt to save her life, Shahrazad invites the King not merely to hear the final story but to enter it with her - or return alone.

Music by Sue Harris and Steafan Hannigan Adapted by Colin Haydn Evans Director Nigel Bryant Rpt