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Snake charming is a cultural Arabian activity which links to have Scheherazade got the King in with her plan. Scheherazade performed her stories just as a flute player would perform. They are similar due to they both change how a being reacts. The King stopped killing after Scheherazade's performance and a snake stops attacking when listening to a snake charmer.

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Part of the culture at the time was these Chinese Boxes. The boxes fit inside each other perfectly which comes in reference to Scheherazade's tales. These stories fitted in the each other and they overlapped which is where she might've got the idea from. The idea that her plan would fit perfectly in place to stop the King from killing.

Nesting reliquary caskets of gold, silver, and jade. Tang, Excavated from under the collapsed pagoda at Famen Monastery in Shaanxi Province.

Open areas are where story tellers would typically perform so a crowd could gather around. With a bright vibrant coloured carpet underfoot.

Open areas are where story tellers would typically perform so a crowd could gather around. With a bright vibrant coloured carpet underfoot.

Original staging conditions would've been like this. Vibrant colours from fabric, fruit and many more items. Narrow paths between stalls at times.

La Alcaicería (Arab Spice Market) in Granada Make your trip in this antique city more colourful and vivid.

This is a modern day version of an Arabian market where once storytellers would perform. The festoon lighting could be used as inspiration for the lighting design of One Thousand and One Nights.

This is a modern day version of an Arabian market where once storytellers would perform. The festoon lighting could be used as inspiration for the lighting design of One Thousand and One Nights.

The Arabian Entertainments possibly could all be myths. At the time the Arabic Culture dominated so science and maths was pushing forwards.  The storyteller made a statement towards woman as she stopped Capital Punishment being forced upon her due to keeping the King interested. This is a revolution to change a law and has affected society today.  A lamp is magical as it shows the light (biblical reference).  A traditional folk tale talks of hope and so do these tales proving might not be…

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Even though there are media that talks about summaries of the 1001 Nights there is no real book. Only snapshots of tales that have been collected and made into a modern book which has influenced lives. It was never all recorded which sums up how story telling should work. Stories should be told to people not read from a recorded copy.

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Antoine Galland (1646-1715) translated the 1001 Nights story in 1698. He produced the book from multiple transcripts to make money due to the craze of fairytales in the 1690's. Some of the main tales possibly were made up which are the ones that Disney continued to produce into bigger things such as the tale of "Aladdin".  Garlands publisher also created made up stories to get the book bigger, on sale faster and to make more money.

Antoine Galland (1646-1715) translated the 1001 Nights story in 1698. He produced the book from multiple transcripts to make money due to the craze of fairytales in the 1690's. Some of the main tales possibly were made up which are the ones that Disney continued to produce into bigger things such as the tale of "Aladdin". Garlands publisher also created made up stories to get the book bigger, on sale faster and to make more money.

The tales within One Thousand and One Nights caused inspiration for writers, poets, composers and painters all over the world.  Poets Inspired in the West use a lot of colour imagery in lots of verses. This was due to how they speak of wealth and rich colours in each tale of Arabian Nights.

Holman Hunt, Man lying in a low boat on water with palm trees and mosque in the background; illustration as printed in Alfred Tennyson, 'Poems', (London: Edward Moxon, Wood-engraving

The story can also be called "Arabian Nights". In 1704, Antoine Galland wrote the first English version of the tales found. He used a version of the Arabian Nights found in Syria dating to the fourteenth or fifteenth century.

The story can also be called "Arabian Nights". In Antoine Galland wrote the first English version of the tales found. He used a version of the Arabian Nights found in Syria dating to the fourteenth or fifteenth century.

The story has created influences which has changed the way people look at women. For example this view on the main tale (Shahryar and Scheherazade) which is the man story it shows how the storyteller is a role model but also how she is clever, kind, passionate about stories and caring. It shows how there is another way to portray women in the media and this has influenced society today showing that woman have equal rights to men.

The Tale of Queen Scheherazade – Arabian Nights