'American Extravaganza Company: Sinbad, or, the Maid of Baisora' Vintage Advertisement
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Opera poster for the performance of "Sinbad" at the Chicago Opera house (1885-1912). Sinbad the Sailor is a fictional sailor and the hero of a story-cycle of Middle Eastern origin, living in Basrah, during the Abbasid Caliphate. During his voyages throughout the seas east of Africa and south of Asia, he has fantastic adventures going to magical places, meeting monsters, and encountering supernatural phenomena.