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The story of King Jaliad and the vizier Shimas, illustration from an 18th-century Egyptian manuscript of the Thousand and One Nights (University of Manchester Library)http://weekly.ahram.org.eg/News/784/23/A-thousand-and-one-images.aspx arabian nights