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THE ARABIAN KNIGHT. by Seton Dearden
The Book of Lost Books: An Incomplete History of All the Great Books You'll Never Read by Stuart Kelly
The Bookman's Promise by John Dunning
Burton and Speke by William Harrison
Burton of Arabia, The Life Story of Sir Richard Francis.. by Seton Dearden
Burton: a biography of Sir Richard Francis Burton by Byron Farwell
Burton: Snow Upon the Desert by Frank McLynn
Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton by Edward Rice
The City of the Saints: Among the Mormons and Across the Rocky Mountains to California by Richard Francis Burton
The Collector of Worlds by Ilija Trojanow
Commander of the faithful : the life and times of Emir Abd el-Kader by John W. Kiser
The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man by Mark Hodder
The Dark Design by Philip José Farmer
The Devil Drives : A Life of Sir Richard Burton by Fawn M. Brodie
The early homosexual rights movement (1864-1935) by John Lauritsen
The East, the West, and Sex: A History of Erotic Encounters by Richard Bernstein
Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon by Mark Hodder
Explorers of the Nile: The Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure by Tim Jeal
The Fabulous Riverboat by Philip José Farmer
First Footsteps in East Africa or An Exploration of Harar by Richard F. Burton
First Footsteps In East Africa Volume II by Sir Richard Francis Burton
Goa, and the Blue Mountains; Or, Six Months of Sick Leave by Richard Francis Burton
Gods of Riverworld by Philip José Farmer
The Gold-Mines of Midian by Richard F. Burton
Heaven's Command: An Imperial Progress by James Morris
The Highly Civilized Man: Richard Burton and the Victorian World by Dane Kennedy
In Search of Richard Burton: Papers from a Huntington Library Symposium by Alan H. Jutzi
Into Africa: The Epic Adventures of Stanley & Livingstone by Martin Dugard
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume II: Alone, 1932-1940 by William Manchester
Latitude Zero: Tales of the Equator by Gianni Guadalupi
The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton by Isabel Burton
Lives Between Cultures: A Study of Human Nature Identity and Culture by Richard M. Swiderski
Loneliness and Time: The Story of British Travel Writing by Mark Cocker
The Magic Labyrinth by Philip José Farmer
Nomade auf vier Kontinenten. Auf den Spuren von Sir Richard Francis Burton by Ilija Trojanow
Orientalists: Western Artists in Arabia, the Sahara, Persia and by Kristian Davies
Passionate Pilgrims: English Travelers to the World of the Desert Arabs by James C. Simmons
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah, Volume One by Richard F. Burton
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah, Volume Two by Richard F. Burton
Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
Pilgrimage to Medina and Mecca - Excerpts by Sir Richard Francis Burton
A Rage to Live: A Biography of Richard and Isabel Burton by Mary S. Lovell
The Return of the Discontinued Man by Mark Hodder
The Rise of the Automated Aristocrats by Mark Hodder
The Sad Story of Burton, Speke, and the Nile; or, Was John Hanning Speke a Cad: Looking at the Evidence by W. B. Carnochan
The Secret of Abdu el Yezdi by Mark Hodder
Selections from The Arabian Nights by Sir Richard Burton
Sind Revisited by Richard Francis Burton
Sindh Revisited: A Journey in the Footsteps of Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton 1842-1849 : The India Years by Christopher Ondaatje
Sindh, and the races that inhabit the valley of the Indus by Richard Francis Burton
Sir Richard Burton's Travels in Arabia and Africa: Four Lectures from a Huntington Library Manuscript by Sir Richard Burton
Sir Richard Burton: A biography by Michael Hastings
The Source of the Nile by Richard Francis Burton
The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack by Mark Hodder
To Your Scattered Bodies Go by Philip José Farmer
Two unlikely travelling companions: Sir Richard Burton and William Robertson Smith in Egypt 1880 by James A. Thrower
The Usborne Book of Explorers from Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett
Wanderings in West Africa: From Liverpool to Fernando Po by Richard F. Burton
Whatever Happened to Tanganyika?: The Place Names that History Left Behind by Harry Campbell
The White Nile by Alan Moorehead
The Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch

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Sir Richard Francis Burton 1821-1890
Explorer, ethnographer, and man of letters. Pilgrim to Mecca and Harar; discoverer of Lake Tanganyika; translator of the Arabian Nights; controversialist and iconoclast.

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