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Author B., David, 1959- author, illustrator.

Title Hâsib & the queen of serpents : a tale of a thousand and one nights / David B. ; [translation by Montana Kane].

Publication Info. New York : NBM Graphic Novels, [2018]
©2018

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    B, D    Available
Description 110 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published, ©2015-16 Gallimard Jeunesse.
Summary Heir to the wise Daniel, Hâsib is a young woodcutter promised to a great future. When his greedy companions abandon him in the middle of the forest, he meets the Queen of Serpents. She then tells her story, a fabulous adventure filled with gods and demons, princes and prophets. From Kabul to Cairo, journeys intertwine with intrigues and spiritual quests while the fabulous nights follow one another. An enchanting and intricately designed interpretation of the story of Hâsib Karîm ad-Dîm, through which David B. opens for us the gates of the Thousand and One Nights. For mature readers.
Subject Arabian nights -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Storytelling -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc -- France.
Arabs -- Folklore -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Graphic novel adaptations.
Fantasy comics.
Added Author Kane, Montana, translator.
Added Title Hâsib et la reine des serpents. English
ISBN 9781681121628 (hardcover)
168112162X (hardcover)

 
    
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