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    • Aladdin and the Enchanted Lamp

    • By: John Payne (translator)
    • Narrated by: Bernard Cetaro Clark
    • Length: 4 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 37

    The original story of Aladdin is a Middle-Eastern folk tale. It concerns an impoverished young man named Aladdin. He is recruited by a sorcerer from the Maghreb, who passes himself off as the brother of Aladdin's late father and convinces Aladdin and his mother of his goodness by making arrangements to set up the lad as a wealthy merchant. His real motive is to persuade young Aladdin to retrieve a wonderful oil lamp from a booby-trapped magic cave.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Stilted translation

    • By Leslie G on 02-03-16

    Regular price: $14.95