Stories From The Arab Past

Stories From The Arab Past[Read] ➭ Stories From The Arab Past By Denys Johnson-Davies – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk Prolific translator Denys Johnson Davies presents a colorful volume of twenty one short stories adapted from well known works of classical Arabic literature Themes of generosity, honesty, and kindness The Arab PDF Ë Prolific translator Denys Johnson Davies presents a colorful volume of twenty one short stories adapted from well known works of classical Arabic literature Themes of generosity, honesty, and kindness are conveyed through both humor and irony. This is a wonderful book for those who want to read their children bedtime stories that relate to our heritage and religion I read this when I was a kid and I still remember each story and the moral attached to it the pilgrim who entrusted his valuable necklace with the cheating perfume maker, the old man who helped the sultan and the merchant with a jar of chickpeas, the blind man and his lantern a few of my personal favorites The illustrations are wonderful, and brings the stories to life This is a wonderful book for those who want to read their children bedtime stories that relate to our heritage and religion I read this when I was a kid and I still remember each story and the moral attached to it the pilgrim who entrusted his valuable necklace with the cheating perfume maker, the old man who helped the sultan and the merchant with a jar of chickpeas, the blind man and his lantern a few of my personal favorites The illustrations are wonderful, and brings the stories to life wonderfully.The best thing about this book is that the morals it incorporates into the stories are not preached, like in so many other children s books, but woven into the story so the child is given a sense of the importance of values in life ie, honesty, forgiveness, cleverness Many of the stories in this book, I read in Arabic long time ago, yet I enjoyed them as if I was reading for the first time I was impressed by the writer s style he was able to translate many Arabic expressions and present them in a way that is acceptable to the reader of English literature I highly recommend this book for schools in the Arabic Islamic countries that teach English as second language, and for schools in the west that teach English as first language and wish to expose their stu Many of the stories in this book, I read in Arabic long time ago, yet I enjoyed them as if I was reading for the first time I was impressed by the writer s style he was able to translate many Arabic expressions and present them in a way that is acceptable to the reader of English literature I highly recommend this book for schools in the Arabic Islamic countries that teach English as second language, and for schools in the west that teach English as first language and wish to expose their students to Middle Eastern old culture

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  • Stories From The Arab Past
  • Denys Johnson-Davies
  • 16 October 2019
  • 9775325684