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April 24th, 2015
Episode 65 of 171 episodes
Time marches on, and after many years, the plight of the phantom bridegroom remains a mystery, for he is not in his hometown, nor in Cairo. The key to his discovery lies in the most unlikely place imaginable – a mess of pomegranate seed. The Arabian Nights, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes will be released this week. Go now to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and save $2 by preordering your copy today. Act now, and you can get The Hound of the Baskervilles AND The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes for only $8 more! The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes contains 11 short story mysteries, and introduce us to two indispensible characters: Mycroft Holmes and Professor Moriarty. The preorder price will only last for a few days, so head on over the www.thebestaudiobooks.com and lock in the preorder price now! I hope you are enjoying this somewhat lesser known tale from The Arabian Nights. Next week we will begin a novel that will hopefully get us in the mood for spring and warmer weather: The Enchanted April, by Elizabeth Von Arnim. When two Englishwomen rent a castle in Italy, they begin a journey of discovery and revelation that will change the course of the rest of their lives. And now, The Tale of the Two Viziers, Part 2 of 2, from The Arabian Nights.