Vintage illustration classic children's fairy tales and nursery rhymes story image The Adventures of Prince Camaralzaman and the Princess Badoura by Edmund Dulac. 1913. From Princess Badoura: A Tale from the Arabian Nights. Princess Badoura is a beautiful Asian woman standing with a fan next to a footbridge bridge and a flying crane bird. Princess Badoura is one of Laurence Housman's retelling of a classic tale attributed to Scheherezade - daughter of the Grand Vizier to Sultan Shahriar (and also wife to the Sultan). The lady Badoura rules in her husband's stead while he undertakes a series of adventures. Upon his return, Badoura consents to her Prince taking another wife.