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Sindbad

the Sailor has scores of adventures in the course of seven voyages. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]

Sindbad

entombed, by custom, upon his wife’s death, he manages to escape. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights; Magill II, 50]

Sindbad

a roc flies him to the Valley of Diamonds, and an eagle flies him to its nest. [Arab. Lit.: Arabian Nights]
See: Flying
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Sinbad The Sailor, which also boasts a gorilla, spitting camel and a sea monster, cruises on with performances on January 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 and 24 (7.30pm).
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He is weary because he has travelled with: Sinbad the Sailor and Tinbad the Tailor and Jinbad the Jailer and Whinbad the Whaler and Ninbad the Nailer and Finbad the Failer and Binbad the Bailer and Pinbad the Pailer and Minbad the Mailer and Hinbad the Hailer and Rinbad the Railer and Dinbad the Kailer and Vinbad the Quailer and Linbad the Yailer and Xinbad the Phthailer.
a contemporary conceptualization of Antoine de Saint-Exupery's The Little Prince seasoned by Sinbad the Sailor ...
She mainly criticizes Western translators, even Hollywood or Disney incarnations of one or another of her retold stories like Aladdin, Sinbad the Sailor, Alibaba and the Forty Thieves.
Sinbad the Sailor traveled to many far corners of the world, but until now perhaps had never reached an anthology of readings for an undergraduate medieval history course.
We had already talked about Pablo Picasso in class, so the students were familiar with the concept of "artists who don't care about making things look like real life." I put two of Klee's reproductions up" Head of Man and Sinbad the Sailor. I told the students a little bit about Paul Klee and then asked them if they thought Klee was interested in making things look like real life.
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Sinbad the Sailor, Nuneaton Pantomime & Revue Society, Civic Hall, Bedworth (Feb 8-14).